Bihar CM, his deputy greet L K Advani on 93rd birthday

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Patna, Nov 8 (PTI) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday greeted veteran BJP leader L K Advani on his 93rd birthday, and prayed for his good health and long life.

Notably, Kumar had served as the railway minister in the erstwhile Atal Bihari Vajpayee government, when Advani was the deputy prime minister.

'Best wishes to senior leader Shri L K Advani on his birthday. Wish him a healthy and long life,' Kumar tweeted.

Modi, taking to Twitter, said, 'Wishing a very happy birthday to our guide, our inspiration, great nationalist leader and former deputy prime minister L K Advani. Praying for your good health and long life.' Advani, the longest-serving president of the BJP, is credited with charting the path for his party to grow from the margins of national politics to become its leading player, before coming to power in the 90s. PTI AR RMS RMS