PM wishes Dalai Lama on birthday

New Delhi, ( : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday called the spiritual leader the Dalai Lama and wished him on his birthday. The Prime Minister has wished him a long life and good health. Prime Minister Modi said in a tweet: Wishing His Holiness the Dalai Lama on his 87th birthday over the phone today. We wish him long life and good health.”It is noteworthy that His Holiness Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, was born on July 6, 1935 in a farming family in northeastern Tibet. He is known to the Tibetan people as Gyalwa Rinpoche.(HS)