Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday greeted External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on her 66th birthday and prayed for her “long life and good health”.
“Birthday wishes to @SushmaSwaraj Ji. She has distinguished herself as an outstanding leader. As EAM, she plays a vital role in shaping India’s foreign policy,” Modi said.
“Her proactive and compassionate nature has endeared her to Indians globally. I pray for her long life and good health,” he added.
Sushma Swaraj was born Feb 14, 1952 in Ambala, Haryana. She has been elected to parliament seven times and thrice to the Haryana assembly.
A trained lawyer, she studied at Ambala’s Sanatan Dharma College and earned a bachelor’s degree with majors in Sanskrit and Political Science while she studied law at Panjab University, Chandigarh.