Nitish Kumar conveyed his birthday greetings to Rahul Gandhi over telephone, an official statement said.
While extending greetings to the Congress leader for turning 45 on Friday, Kumar wished him good health and an excellent political life.
Kumar conveying birthday wish to him holds importance in view of his personal equation with Rahul Gandhi.
The Congress Vice President has praised him for good governance in Bihar.
Kumar had a crucial meeting with Rahul Gandhi which media reports suggest tilted the balance in his favour resulting in RJD president Lalu Prasad accepting him as CM candidate of the secular alliance in Bihar poll later this year.
Congressmen in Bihar observed Rahul Gandhi birthday at Sadaquat Ashram, the party’s state headquarters.
PCC chief Ashok Choudhary and other Congress leaders cut cake to celebrate Rahul Gandhi birthday.