The Indian Prime Minister Sri narendra modi is celebrating his 66th birthday today, on September 17, 2016, and he began his day by seeking the blessings of his mother.

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the ruling party of India has already organized an array of programs today, and he will attend various functions all over Gujarat.

Modi reached the residence of his younger brother Pankaj Modi in Gandhinagar at 07.15 AM in the morning. Modi spent nearly forty minutes with his mother and discussed a lot about his personal and professional lives. He also tweeted photos and a video on his official Twitter account. One picture shows Modi touching his mother's feet and taking her blessings.

He then reached Saket in the Raisan area where he met his close friends and family members. During his visit, he also tasted sukhadi, a traditional Gujarati sweet made with wheat, jaggery, and ghee. 

Unending commitments day and night

In this Gujarat tour, he will meet the Chief Justice of India TS Thakur who is now in Gujarat to attend a judicial conference. His other schedule includes the  inauguration of a water supply irrigation project in Limkheda, Dahod. 

ANI news has shared the video of Narendra Modi with his mother on their official Twitter account, and it is now trending on social media sites.  

"The PM will inaugurate the Kadaina-Hafeshwar water project, which will provide water to several remote villages of this district", said Lalit Padalia, Dahod district collector, as per a report published in the Hindustan Times. 

He is also expected to address a public rally in the city. 

Celebration of Sewa Diwas

The BJP has planned many events across India as part of the Prime Minister's birthday, and they are celebrating it as Sewa Diwas. A special mobile application has been made for the public so that they can directly convey their wishes to the Prime Minister. 

As the elections are just a few months away in his home state, the presence of Modi in various events is expected to enhance the chances of BJP in the state.