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No foreign birthday bash for Rahul Gandhi this year

India TV News Desk 19 Jun 2015, 9:07:41 IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is celebrating his 45th birthday today.

The party workers have made elaborate arrangements to celebrate the birthday Rahul.

His today's presence in capital is significant as it for the first in more than a decade that he is India on June 19.

Rahul has mostly spent his birthdays abroad since joining politics in 2004. On his last birthday, Rahul was not in Delhi and was travelling abroad.

Party sources said that as Rahul will be in the national capital on his birthday after many years, the celebrations have been planned in a big way this time.  

Party supporters will cut a birthday cake weighing 45-kg outside his residence 12 Tughlaq Lane.

A procession will also be taken out to his residence from Malcha Marg with flower decorated rath and a cavalcade of cars adorned with party flags, banners and cut outs of Rahul.  

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Rahul Gandhi greeted the Congress leader and prayer for his good heath on this occasion.

"Wishing the Congress Vice President, Shri Rahul Gandhi a Happy Birthday. I pray for his good health & long life. @OfficeOfRG," the PM tweeted.