Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi received birthday greetings from many people on Tuesday, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Turns out, his birthday is not on March 1.
Mr Channi tweeted to clarify, "Grateful for all the wishes pouring in for me today. However, it is not my birthday today."
"Your blessings hold utmost importance in my life and motivate me to work harder. I wholeheartedly thank everyone for the love showered on me. Regards," the chief minister added in his tweet.
Grateful for all the wishes pouring in for me today, however today is not my birthday. Your blessings holds utmost importance in my life and motivates me to work harder. I wholeheartedly thank everyone for the love showered on me.— Charanjit S Channi (@CHARANJITCHANNI) March 1, 2022
Prime Minister Modi too had wished Mr Channi.
On Tuesday, PM Modi had extended birthday wishes to Bihar, Punjab and Tamil Nadu chief ministers Nitish Kumar, Charanjit Singh Channi and M K Stalin.
In his tweets, PM Modi wished them "good health and a long life".