Prime Minister narendra Modi paid tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji on occasion of his birth anniversary. He also added that he feels proud and thankful that a great warrior like him was born on Indian soil.
He says, “I bow to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on his Jayanti. India is proud that a great soul like him was born on our land.”
“Shivaji Maharaj placed well-being of his people above everything. He was an ideal ruler blessed with exceptional administrative skills,” Modi said.
The PM also celebrated the principles of the warrior. It is our constant endeavour to walk on the ideals of Chhatrapati Shivaji, said PM Modi.
The PM also expressed his happiness for laying the foundation of the statue of Shivaji in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Mumbai last year on 24th of December. In reminiscent of that day, he said he would always cherish the memory of that day.