WOW! This is how Narendra Modi wishes Atal Bihari Vajpayee “Happy Birthday” Truly Awesome!

PM Narendra Modi tweeted effusive birthday greetings today to BJP stalwart Atal Bihari Vajpayee and even posted an old video of the former Prime Minister that showcases his “warmth” and “simplicity.”

Vajpayee, who turns 92, is a BJP veteran who’s much respected not just in the BJP but across political parties. He served as Prime Minister of India twice: first for a brief period in 1996 and then from 1998-2004.
PM Modi wished Vajpayee a long life.

In a series of tweets, he praised the senior BJP leader and first non-Congressman to have become PM of India, for his service and leadership. The PM said: “Atal ji’s exemplary service & leadership has had a very positive impact on India’s growth trajectory. His great personality is endearing.”

PM Modi also tweeted out an old video of him meeting Vajpayee when the former was a ‘karyakarta’ of BJP. The video, which has already been circulated widely on social media, was retweeted 598 times and received over 1,400 likes.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee is celebrating his 92nd birthday on Sunday. He was born on December 25, 1924 and was among the founder members of Bharatiya Janata Party.

He was felicitated with country’s highest civilian honor, Bharat Ratna, on March 27, 2015. His birthday is also celebrated as Good Governance Day.