Patna: On the occasion of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav’s 69th birthday, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, party Vice President Rahul Gandhi, Union Finance minister Arun Jaitley and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar extended greetings to him.
RJD chief’s close aide and MLA Bhola Prasad Yadav said that Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev also wished Lalu Happy Birthday.
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Chief Minister Nitish Kumar visited Lalu in person at his residence on the occasion.
Lalu Prasad Yadav also cut a cake weighing 69 kgs which is equal to his birth number.
On this occasion, Nitish Kumar praised Lalu saying that his life has been full of struggles and even after so many hindrances; acclaiming such a name in politics is very inspiring.
Kumar said, “I pray that Lalujee reaches further height in politics.”
On the other hand Prasad said, “I want Bihar to reach new heights under grand secular alliance government. This is my birthday wish.”
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Lalu was also presented with a garland weighing 69 kgs which is equal to his age.
Birthday celebrations at Lalu’s place will be followed by cultural programs that will be held in the evening.