Modi penned the tribute in the visitor's book, referring to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak's famous slogan -- 'Swaraj is my birthright'.
Mumbai: Following ‘darshan’ of Lord Ganesha at the 96-year-old Lokmanya Seva Sangh in Vile Parle on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi penned a tribute to Bal Gangadhar Tilak in Gujaratu and signed it in the visitor’s book.
At the end of his visit, he penned the tribute in the visitor's book, referring to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak's famous slogan -- "Swaraj is my birthright".
The Prime Minister wrote: "For making the message of Lokmanya Tilakji as the mantra of your life, all of you deserve compliments. Swaraj is my birthright. For us in today's India, the mantra of Surajya is like our duty. This mantra from the heart should inspire each and every human being, that's my wish."
He was accompanied by Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and others.