Samajwadi Party (SP) workers celebrated the 82nd birthday of party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday morning outside his residence and party office in Lucknow.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on the phone with Mulayam Singh Yadav and greeted him on his birthday. “He is one of the most experienced and experienced leaders in our country, passionate about agriculture and rural development. I pray for his long and healthy life,” Prime Minister Modi said.
Spoke to Shri Mulayam Singh Yadav Ji and greeted him on his birthday. He is one of the most experienced and experienced leaders in our country, passionate about agriculture and rural development. I pray for his long and healthy life.
– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 22, 2020
The area around Malayam Singh’s residence was decorated with posters for his birthday. Party workers were seen reaching the SP headquarters in large numbers to congratulate their leader.
His younger brother and Pragatisheel Samajwadi Lohia Party (PSPL) chairman, Shivpal Singh Yadav, called on party workers to celebrate the occasion with simplicity.
“Netaji (Mulayam Singh Yadav) is our inspiration, he sacrificed his whole life for humanity and socialism. He is a living example of an ideal civil servant,” SP leader Armaan Khan told ANI .
The PS leader also said that under the leadership of Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav would become the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in 2022.
“The 2022 elections are approaching and today I would like to reaffirm that under the leadership of Mulayam Singh Yadav, our leader Akhilesh Yadav will once again become the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh,” he said.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath called and wished the veteran chief on the occasion.
उत्तर प्रदेश के पूर्व मुख्यमंत्री, समाजवादी पार्टी के संस्थापक श्री मुलायम सिंह यादव जी को उनके जन्मदिन की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं।
प्रभु श्री राम से आपके उत्तम स्वास्थ्य एवं सुदीर्घ जीवन की कामना करता हूं।
– Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) November 22, 2020
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari took to Twitter and wished the former UP Chief Minister a long and healthy life.
“Happy birthday to the former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and founder of the Samajwadi party, Mulayam Singh Yadav Ji. On this day, I pray to God for your long and healthy life,” Gadkari wrote in Hindi.
उत्तर प्रदेश के पूर्व मुख्यमंत्री तथा @samajwadiparty के संस्थापक श्री मुलायम सिंह यादव जी को जन्मदिन की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं। आप स्वस्थ और दीर्घायु रहें, ईश्वर से यही कामना करता हूं।
– Nitin Gadkari (@nitin_gadkari) November 22, 2020
Lok Sabha President Om Birla also took to Twitter to wish the leader, he wrote in a Hindi tweet: “Happy Birthday to Lok Sabha politician and MP from Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh) Mulayam Singh Yadav Ji. I wish you good health and a long life. “
वरिष्ठ राजनेता और मैनपुरी (उत्तर प्रदेश) से लोकसभा सांसद श्री मुलायम सिंह यादव जी को जन्मदिन की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएँ। आपके उत्तम स्वास्थ्य और दीर्घायु जीवन की कामना है।@samajwadiparty
– Om Birla (@ombirlakota) November 22, 2020
Meanwhile, SP’s official Twitter handle sent greetings to its leader on his 82nd birthday.
“Warm congratulations and best wishes to Revered Netaji, the father of the Samajwadi Party. With Netaji’s blessing, we are all determined to strengthen the Samajwadi Party by continuing the struggle for social justice together. Prayers to God for the longevity and health of Netaji, “he read. (Roughly translated from Hindi).