Narendra Modi

Date Of Birth : 1950-09-17
Occupation : Persona Non Grata
Narendra Damodardas Modi (born 17 September 1950) is the current chief minister of the Indian state of Gujarat. Born in a middle class family in Vadnagar, he was the third of six children born to Damodardas Mulchand Modi and his wife Heeraben. He has been a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) since childhood, having an interest in politics since adolescence. He holds a master's degree in political science. In 1998, he was chosen by L. K. Advani, the leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), to direct the election campaign in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh. He became the chief minister of Gujarat in October 2001, promoted to the office at a time when his predecessor Keshubhai Patel had resigned, following the defeat of BJP in the by-elections. His tenure as chief minister began on 7 October 2001. In July 2007, he became the longest serving Chief Minister in Gujarat's history when he had been in power for 2063 days continuously. He was elected again for a third term on 23...
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Samira Kapoor - 'BJP is as corrupt as Congress'
Modi government has been in power for two months now but sadly, there is no difference between Congress' and BJP's style of working. BJP and Congress in my opinion are just the same! Just as Manmohan Singh used to be always sleeping, Narendra Modi more »
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