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Sonia with quake survivors on 60th birthday

December 09, 2005 11:31 IST

Congress president Sonia Gandhi turned 60 on Friday.Shehas decided not to celebrate her birthday and, instead,will spend the day visiting earthquake-hit areas of Jammu and Kashmir.

Soniawent to the state earlyFriday morning, party sources said.She is scheduled to visit quake-affected Poonch, Baramulla and Kupwara and will spend time with the affected families.

The party has decided not to organise any programmes on the occasion.

Earlier too,Sonia had decided not to celebrate national festivals to express her solidarity with the quake victims.

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Sub: BirthdaywishestoSoniGandhi

Wish you many happy return ofthe .May you enjoy long prosperous lifewith children,grand&greatgrand ,in the service ofthe nation


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Sub: sonia turns 60, in J&K

Master leader appears on her birthday with quake stricken peoples of kashmir,where she is asking the peoples affected about the latest relief and rehabilitation programme.Her ...


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Ms Gandhi. Please keep it up. Hope others will also learn.


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