Delhi’s Chief Minister, Sheila Dixit turns 74
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit turned 74 and a large number of Congressmen including her Cabinet colleagues thronged her residence to wish her on the occasion.
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila
Dikshit turned 74 on Thursday and a large number of Congressmen
including her Cabinet colleagues thronged her residence to
wish her on the occasion.
It was festive atmosphere at her 3-Motilal Nehru Place
residence as supporters started thronging there since early in
the morning with musical bands adding colour to the
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh also greeted her on the
occasion of her birthday.
"I think people appreciate my work and that is why
they have come in large numbers. I will continue to work hard
to make the city better," Dikshit said.
The Chief Minister also had to cut several birthday
cakes which were presented to her by her well-wishers and
friends. She was also presented bouquets, greeting
cards, flower pots and other gifts.
Members of her family, including son and MP Sandeep
Dikshit, were among the first to wish her.
Dikshit was born on March 31, 1938 in Punjab`s