Bengaluru: Chief Minister of Karnataka BS Yediyurappa has wished Union Home Minister Amit Shah on his birthday.

BS Yediyurappa took to twitter to send out his warm wishes to the home minister and senior BJP leader.

In his tweet, Yediyurappa wrote “Warm birthday greetings to Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah Ji. Praying for his long & healthy life”,

Amit Shah, who turned 56 years old on Thursday, was the BJP president for more than five-and-a-half years from 2014.

Under his guidance the party grew by leaps and bounds, capturing power in many states and returning to the helm at the Centre in 2019 with a bigger win than 2014.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi also greeted Home Minister Amit Shah on his birthday and said the country is witnessing the dedication and excellence with which he is contributing towards India’s progress.