Among the opposition leaders were DMK president MK Stalin, M Kanimozhi and A Raja who called on Mrs Gandhi. Her son Rahul tweeted a picture of Mr Stalin greeting her with a bouquet of peach roses.
The DMK also invited Mrs Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi for the inauguration of M Karunanidhi’s statue in Chennai on December 16, according to news agency ANI.
Like every year, Congress workers celebrated outside 10 Janpath, her home in central Delhi. Top Congress leaders wished her on Twitter.