New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will celebrate his 68th birthday on Monday in his parliamentary constituency Varanasi where he will interact with school children.

PM Modi will reach Narur village this afternoon where he will interact with children of a primary school, which is aided by a non-profit organisation, Room to Read. 

Later, at the Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) campus, the Prime Minister will interact with students of the Kashi Vidyapeeth and the children assisted by them, according to the Prime Minister's Office.

Politicians and celebrities have taken to Twitter to wish the Prime Minister a happy birthday.

President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted and wished the PM a long life. 

Amit Shah hailed Modi's leadership, saying India under him has become synonymous with development and that he has infused energy into every section of society like never before.

India has a government under Modi, which is committed to the development of the poor, farmers and every section of society, the BJP chief said in a tweet.

He described Modi as a leader who is loved by all and has provided a decisive and visionary leadership to the country, as he prayed for a long and healthy life for the prime minister.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh also took to the microblogging site and wished PM Modi on his birthday. “He is a man of vision and action who is working assiduously to fulfil the dream of New India,” he wrote.