President Ram Nath Kovind Celebrates 72nd Birthday, Greetings Pour On Social Media

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| October 1 , 2017 , 15:59 IST

Indian President, Ram Nath Kovind celebrates his birthday on October 1. He claimed the chair as the first man of the country on July 25, 2017. An advocate by profession, he has served the party in power, BJP for years.

Kovind has been aloof to most of the controversies associated with Bhartiya Janta Party making him the most potential candidate for the Presidential post. Coming from the Dalit community, Ram Nath had to fight the adversities of life for having a proper education.

The now President has practised advocacy in Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court for 16 years collectively before joining politics in 1993. The BJP leader was a Member of Parliament (MP) from 1994 to 2006 and served as Bihar's governor from 2015 to 2017.

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On the occasion of his birthday, the President was seen inaugurating the Shirdi Airport in Ahmednagar while flagging-off the first Alliance Air commercial flight to Mumbai in presence of Governor C. V. Rao, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and other government officials.

Many dignitaries wished the President on his birthday, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi who appreciated his concern towards poverty in India through a series of tweets.

Here are some heartfelt birthday wishes for Ram Nath Kovind: