Virat Kohli leads birthday wishes for PM Narendra Modi among cricket fraternity

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump discuss Kashmir during a bilateral meeting at the G-7 summit in Biarritz France Monday Aug. 26 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump discuss Kashmir during a bilateral meeting at the G-7 summit in Biarritz France Monday Aug. 26 2019

Virat Kohli, the captain of India's national cricket team tweeted, "Wishing our honourable Prime Minister, Narendra Modi ji a very happy birthday".

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met his nonagenarian mother Heeraben on his 69th birthday and had lunch with her. Your vision for a healthier and cleaner India is an inspiration for all. "Wish you all the good health and success in your pursuit of taking our nation to greater heights", Kohli tweeted.

Malayalam star Mohanlal took to Instagram and shared a special birthday post for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Happy birthday, @narendramodi ji.

Praying for his long and healthy life, numerous events are being held in the country to celebrate PM's birthday as a mark of respect.

Anupam Kher also wished the PM on his birthday with a sweet message alongside photos of him with Modi. Wishing you health and happiness.

- Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) September 17, 2019Thank you for inspiring us to give back to our society, and to work hard to shape a better future.

Besides, celebrities like producer Bhushan Kumar, filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar, Paresh Rawal, Randeep Hooda, and Sunil Grover also extended warm wishes to Prime Minister Modi.

Earlier today, PM Modi visited the Statue of Unity and Sardar Sarovar Dam in home state Gujarat. Whereas, hashtags related to Modi birthday are trending on Twitter.

The party has announced that several social initiatives will be undertaken by its leaders across the nation during this week-long period.