VP, PM wish Vajpayee on his 93rd birthday

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New Delhi, December 25:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birthday. Vajpayee turned 93 today. 

Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee. PTI file photo

"His phenomenal as well as visionary leadership made India more developed and further raised our prestige at the world stage. I pray for his good health," PM Modi tweeted.

Vice President Naidu posted a poem by Vajpayee which urged people to remain united and not to give up hope in tough times. 

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP President Amit Shah visited Vajpayee's residence at Krishna Menon Marg in Delhi.

Vajpayee was the 10th Prime Minister of India, first for 13 days in 1996 and then from 1998 to 2004. He was elected to Lok Sabha from Lucknow in 1991, 1996, 1998, 1999 and 2004. He is the first and the only non-Congress leader who completed his full term as prime minister.

(With agency inputs)

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