New Delhi – Former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh is celebrating his birthday today, and well-wishers from across the nation, including Congress leaders and prominent politicians, are sending their greetings. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also extended his wishes on this occasion.
Dr. Manmohan Singh was born on September 26, 1932, in Chakwal, a town that was part of British India and is now in Pakistan. During his tenure as Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh became a notable figure in Indian politics, particularly for his contributions to economic reforms. In 1991, he played a pivotal role in introducing economic liberalization policies, which led to the dismantling of the license raj system in the country.
Today, Dr. Manmohan Singh is celebrating his 91st birthday, marking an impressive journey of 90 years. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, taking to social media, conveyed his heartfelt birthday wishes. He wrote, “Warm birthday greetings to former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh Ji. May Almighty bless him with a long and healthy life.”
Dr. Manmohan Singh served as India’s Prime Minister from 2004 to 2014 and left an indelible mark on the country’s political landscape. His legacy extends beyond politics, as he is also renowned as an eminent economist.
Dr. Manmohan Singh completed his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Oxford in 1962. He has contributed significantly to academia, having worked as a faculty member at Panjab University and the Delhi School of Economics.
As Dr. Manmohan Singh’s birthday unfolds, various aspects of his life and achievements are being celebrated in different ways. The occasion is witnessing an outpouring of tributes and reflections on his contributions to India’s growth and development. Each news report and tribute serves as a reminder of his lasting impact on the nation.
On this special day, Dr. Manmohan Singh’s remarkable journey from an academic economist to the Prime Minister of India is a source of inspiration for many. His dedication to public service and his role in shaping India’s economic policies have left an indelible mark on the nation’s history. As the nation comes together to celebrate his 91st birthday, Dr. Manmohan Singh’s contributions continue to be a topic of admiration and discussion across India.