Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to former Odisha Chief Minister Biju Patnaik on his 101st birth anniversary on Sunday.
The Prime Minister tweeted both in Odia and English on the occasion of the legendary leaders’ birth anniversary.
“On his birth anniversary, I pay my tributes to the beloved Biju Babu. He served society with diligence and positively impacted many lives,” Modi tweeted.
Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu too paid his tribute to the two-time Chief Minister of Odisha.
“Remembering Biju Patnaik, fearless leader, of great determination, forward looking outlook, lived with ideals,” Prabhu tweeted.
Petroleum minster Dharmendra Pradhan also paid tribute to the former Chief Minister.
“My reverence to the former Chief Minister of Odisha Biju Patnaik on his birth anniversary,” tweeted Pradhan.