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17 September 2017, 02:56 | Devin Moran
He is near divine — he has supernatural powers to achieve the impossible
PM Narendra Modi's Birthday: Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi is turning 67 today. People of all age groups and from all walks of life were seen celebrating, especially in Surat, where a special event was organised. The BJP, too, is marking PM Modi's 67th birthday, celebrating it as Seva Diwas across the country.
On Sunday, the Prime Minister will dedicated the Sardar Sarovar Dam to the nation. While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has planned celebrations across the nation, they have urged people to mark the day as "Sewa Divas" (Day of service).
Modi was born to Hiraba and Damodardas Modi in Vadnagar in Gujarat's Mehsana district on September 17, 1950.
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Under the Modi government, Shah said, honest taxpayers, a majority of whom belonged to the middle class, felt they were valued following crackdowns against black money and corruption through various measures, including demonetisation and the benami law. "Sharing the candies of our first born daughter Medina with the Prime Minister whom I respect and look up to was an emotional moment for me and my wife... we will cherish this moment all our lives", said Adnan.
He loves spending time with the underprivileged people of India. "Through initiatives starting from the Jan Dhan Yojana to the GST, Narendra Bhai has set the ball rolling for the economic integration of India", Shah said in a blog. Not only his fans and followers around the world are sending him wishes on his big day, but also Bollywood stars have tweeted and wished him a "very happy birthday".
PM Modi has not just focused on empowering the young generation but has also focused on developing every segment of the society, from infrastructure to corporate sector, be it with his Make In India campaign or Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan among many others.
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