Also Known As: Narendra Damodardas Modi
Famous As: Prime Minister Of India
Political Ideology: Political Party – Bharatiya Janata Party
Birth Date: September 17, 1950
Age: 67 Years
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 1.7 M
Born In: Vadnagar, Bombay Presidency Now Gujarat, India
Father: Damodardas Mulchand Modi
Mother: Heeraben Modi
Siblings: Soma Modi
Spouse/Partner: Jashodaben Modi
Net Worth: Rs 1.51 Crore As Of Apr 11, 2014
Narendra Modi is a main Indian legislator and the present Prime Minister of India. He is known for driving his gathering Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) to a memorable win in 2014 races. He turned into the primary Indian Prime Minister conceived after autonomy. He ascended from a destitution stricken tea-pitching kid to an improvement situated pioneer, inevitably turning into the longest-serving boss pastor of Gujarat for a long time. He turned into a questionable figure after the 2002 Gujarat riots. His administration was blamed for not doing what’s needed to control the uproars. He is a protégé of L.K. Advani and is known for running an upright government through his sharp basic leadership qualities. Despite the fact that his financial strategies have been applauded, he is censured for neglecting to roll out much positive improvement in the general human advancement in Gujarat. In the wake of accepting the workplace of the Prime Minister, he declared many projects and approaches that his administration intends to execute in its 5-year term
Childhood & Early Life
Narendra Damodardas Modi was conceived on September 17, 1950 in the residential community of Vadnagar, Mehsana, Gujarat, as the third of six youngsters, to Damodardas Mulchand and Heeraben Modi.
Having a place with the regressive Ghanchi people group, he began offering tea at Vadnagar railroad station at an exceptionally youthful age, after which he set up a tea slow down close to a transport end with his sibling.
In the wake of finishing his tutoring in Vadnagar in 1967, he cleared out home and traversed India investigating its sweeping scene and various culture, going by Rishikesh, the Himalayas, Ramakrishna Mission and Northeast India.
He returned home following two years and went to Ahmedabad to join Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) as a fulltime pracharak (campaigner) in 1971.
He finished his graduation from Delhi University in political science through correspondence in 1978, and got a Masters degree in political science from Gujarat University in 1983.
Amid the 1975-77 national crisis forced by the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, Modi stayed underground and went in mask. He made utilization of different strategies including printing and circulation of flyers to restrict the legislature. This brought his administrative, authoritative and initiative abilities to the fore.
He joined the BJP in 1985 and was made the association secretary of its Gujarat Unit in 1987.
He challenged for Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation races and won the same, giving BJP its first historically speaking win.
His capacities were perceived inside the gathering after he helped in directing L.K. Advani’s Ayodhya Rath Yatra in 1990, which turned into his first national-level political task, trailed by Murli Manohar Joshi’s Ekta Yatra in 1991-92.
He assumed a noteworthy part in fortifying BJP’s quality in Gujarat after the 1990 Gujarat Assembly races.
In the 1995 decisions, the gathering won 121 seats, along these lines framing the first-since forever BJP government in Gujarat. The gathering stayed in control for a brief period, which finished in September 1996.
In 1995, he was delegated as BJP’s National Secretary and moved to New Delhi, to deal with exercises in Haryana and Himachal Pradesh.
He turned into the General Secretary (Organization) in 1998, a position through which he settled inner political debate and helped BJP win the 1998 Lok Sabha races.
He challenged in the 2002 Gujarat get together races out of the blue and won a seat from Rajkot-II, and turned into the central Minister of Gujarat.
His legislature was blamed for not doing what’s necessary to check the Gujarat uproars of 2002. The uproars happened in striking back to consuming of Hindu travelers in a prepare close Godhra.
He was compelled to venture down as the Chief Minister following resistance from both inside and outside Gujarat. Be that as it may, he was re-chosen as the Chief Minister in December 2002, after BJP won the get together decisions.
After a few examinations did by a Special Investigation Team (SIT), Modi was given a perfect chit by the Supreme Court because of absence of confirmation of his inclusion in the savagery.
Despite the fact that he asserted to have taken measures to acquire thriving and advancement Gujarat, many examinations and insights demonstrate that the state does not rank high in human improvement, training, sustenance, and neediness lightening.
He was chosen as BJP’s prime clerical hopeful in the 2014 Lok Sabha races, which was quietly restricted by some gathering veterans, for example, L.K. Advani. He, in any case, won both the seats (Varanasi and Vadodara) that he challenged, yet in the long run held the Varanasi situate.
The BJP won a noteworthy 282 of 534 seats in the 2014 decisions, trouncing the decision UPA drove by the Indian National Congress.
Following the occupant Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel’s coming up short wellbeing, debasement charges, and poor administration of the Bhuj seismic tremor, he was picked as a substitution and confirmed as the Chief Minister in 2001.
After accepting force for a moment term in 2002, he accentuated on the state’s financial improvement and in the end transformed it into an appealing venture goal for agents and industrialists.
He was chosen the Chief Minister for a third term in 2007, wherein he enhanced rural development rate, if power to all towns, and guaranteed fast advancement of the state.
Amid his rule as the Chief Minister of Gujarat, the legislature bolstered the production of groundwater-preservation ventures. This aided in the development of Bt Cotton, which could be watered with the tube wells and Gujarat turned into the biggest maker of Bt Cotton.
The Gujarat government under Modi acquired power to each town the state. He essentially changed the state’s arrangement of energy circulation by isolating farming power from rustic power.
Modi assumed a critical part in BJP’s decision crusade of 2009 and in addition 2014.
Amid his rule as Chief Minister, he tried effective endeavors to welcome outside interests in the territory of Gujarat.
In the wake of expecting office as the fifteenth Prime Minister of India, he has started numerous goal-oriented activities and projects, for example, “Swachch Bharat”, “Make in India”, “Clean Ganga” and so forth.
He has indicated awesome take steps to fortify ties with the neighboring nations and furthermore enhance the reciprocal relations with different nations of the world.
Awards & Achievements
In 2007, he was named the best Chief Minister in the nation, in an overview directed by India Today magazine
FDi magazine respected him with the Asian Winner of the ‘FDi Personality of the Year’ grant, in 2009.
He highlighted on the cover page of March 2012 issue of TIME’s Asian release.
In 2014, he positioned at #15 on Forbes magazine’s rundown of the ‘World’s Most Powerful People’.
He was recorded among ‘Time 100 most powerful individuals on the planet’ by Time magazine, in 2014.
He was named as the second most-took after legislator on Twitter and Facebook on the ’30 most persuasive individuals on the web’ list discharged by Time magazine in 2015.
Personal Life & Legacy
He wedded Jashodaben Chimanlal, at 18 years old, as per the conventions took after by the Ghanchi people group. According to reports, the marriage was never culminated and in the end brought about partition.
Top 10 Facts You Did Not Know About Narendra Modi
As an adolescent, Narendra Modi fled from home and went to the Himalayas where he lived for a long time with sadhus.
Narendra Modi was denied a visa to the United States in 2005 when he was the main clergyman of Gujarat. The U.S. government did as such on the grounds that it viewed it as a disappointment on Modi’s part to stop the dangerous 2002 common uproars in Gujarat, which brought about death of more than 1000 individuals. Modi was the main priest of the state at the season of the uproars.
Modi is the principal Prime Minister of India who was conceived in ‘Autonomous India’, that is, after August 15, 1947.
He is the main Indian Prime Minister whose mother was alive when he took office.
He is known to be a neatness neurotic.
He is a strict veggie lover, a nondrinker, and doesn’t smoke.
He is a religious Hindu and fasts each of the nine days amid Navratra consistently even while he is voyaging.
He has artistic interests and composes verse in Gujarati.
Modi is known for being extremely a la mode in his dressing and has an inclination for customary Indian clothing.
He rests for just five hours per day or less.
According to his sworn statement documented with the race commission in 2014, his aggregate resources remain at Rs 1.51 crore.