Modi greets Manmohan Singh on birthday

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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted his predecessor Manmohan Singh on his birthday.

“Birthday greetings to Dr Manmohan Singh Ji. I pray to Almighty that he is blessed with a long and healthy life,” Modi tweeted.

Manmohan Singh, who headed the UPA coalition government between 2004 and 2014, turned 88 today.

He is credited with playing a key role in ushering in economic reforms as the Finance Minister in the P V Narasimha Rao government during 1991-96.

 

NT Bureau