Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote a blog dedicated to his mother as she entered the 100th year of her life on Saturday, highlighting her sacrifices and the various aspects of her life that ‘shaped’ her mind, personality and confidence in itself.
“Maa…it’s not a single word but it captures a range of emotions. Today, June 18, is the day my mother Heeraba enters her 100th year. On this special day, I wrote some thoughts expressing joy and gratitude,” Modi said on Twitter.
Take my mother’s blessings today as she enters her 100th year… pic.twitter.com/lTEVGcyzdX
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 18, 2022
He met his mother in Gujarat to greet her and sought her blessings.
“My mother is as simple as she is extraordinary. Like all mothers, he says in his blog postwhich is available in several regional languages in addition to Hindi and English.
The Prime Minister noted that there had only been two instances where his mother had accompanied him publicly.
Once was at a public reception in Ahmedabad when she applied tilak to his forehead after returning from Srinagar where he had hoisted the national flag at the Lal Chowk after completing the Ekta Yatra, he said. -he declares.
The second instance was when he was first sworn in as Chief Minister of Gujarat in 2001.
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Modi said a life lesson his mother taught him was that it is possible to learn without being formally educated.