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Birthday wishes pour in as CM Neiphiu Rio turns 70 today

Birthday wishes pour in as CM Neiphiu Rio turns 70 today

Kohima, November 11 (NEx): Birthday wishes pour in from leaders across partylines for Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio as he turned 70 today, November 11, 2020.

Born on November 11, 1950, Rio joined politics in the year 1989 and was elected as a congress Candidate to the Nagaland Legislative Assembly from the Northern Angami II constituency.

Rio has also served as Chief Minister for three separate terms, making him the only Chief Minister in Nagaland to have served three consecutive terms.

Union Ministers, Chief Ministers of other States, Deputy Chief Minister, State Legislators, Government officials, along with others extended birthday greetings to CM Rio on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

Nagaland Deputy Chief Minister, Y Patton wishing the CM through a tweet said, “Warm birthday greetings to Hon’ble Chief Minister of Nagaland, Shri Neiphiu Rio. He has been relentlessly working for the betterment of the state. May he be blessed with a long and healthy life”.

Tokheho Yepthomi, MP Lok Sabha, Nagaland wished, “Many happy returns of the day to Hon’ble CM @Neiphiu_Rio. I pray for his long and healthy life. May the Almighty continue to bless him in service of our people”.

Pema Khandu, the Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh tweets, “A warm wishes to Nagaland CM Shri @Neiphiu_Rio ji on his birthday. May Almighty bless you with vigor, good health and strength to lead your state to newer heights.”

N. Biren Singh, the Chief Minister of Manipur tweets, “Warm wishes to Hon’ble CM of Nagaland, Shri Neiphiu Rio ji on his birthday.
May he be blessed with peace, happiness, good health and long life in the service of the people.”

Temjen Imna Along, Minister of H&TE, Tribal Affairs also tweeted, “Wishing a very Happy Birthday to our Hon’ble Chief Minister of Nagaland, Shri. Neiphiu Rio Ji.

One of the most celebrated Chief Ministers of the state who have been working continuously for the welfare of the people. Wishing you good health and prosperity!”

R Khing, advisor AH& VS, Women Resource Development tweets, “The Lord bless you & keep you; the Lord make His face shine upon you & be gracious to you; the Lord lift up His countenance upon you & give you peace. (Numbers 6:24-26).

Warm birthday wishes to Hon’ble Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio”

Mhonlumo Kikon, MLA and BJP National spokesperson wished saying, “Happy Birthday to the Honourable & beloved CM Neiphiu Rio.

A father figure to many of us, stalwart of Naga politics, a seasoned & wise leader, May God continue to bless you more in the days to come.”

Meanwhile, Union Ministers Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Prakash Javadekar, Piyush Goyal along with many others wished Rio on his birthday.

Further, NDPP youth organization central through a tweet wished the CM of Nagaland saying, “Happy birthday to the most visionary and an outstanding true leader Hon’ble CM Neiphiu Rio. You’re truly an inspiration to all. Your contribution to the society is huge,’ – unquote.

Team NagalandExpress wishes the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Neiphiu Rio, a Happy Birthday and pray for a long, healthy life.