Narendra Modi is the 15th Prime Minister of India who was elected by the people of Varanasi and assumed the office on May 26, 2014. He was the Chief Minister of Gujarat from October 7, 2001 to May 22, 2014. He is also one of the most controversial politician in India right now.
In this article, we have provided interesting, amazing, unknown, mind blowing and interesting facts about Narendra Modi. So, let’s see!
10 Interesting and Mind Blowing Facts About Narendra Modi
1. An Avid Photographer and Poet
Narendra Modi likes to write poems and click photographs. He has already written a few books in Gujarati language and exhibited his collection of photographs.
2. He is married!
It was so much controversy about his marital status but to your surprise, he is married! Narendra Modi married to Jashodaben when he was 18 years old.
3. Most controversial CM
During his tenure as the chief minister, he was considered as one of the most controversial chief ministers of the state of Gujarat.
4. 2nd most followed politician on social media
Narendra Modi is the second most followed politician on social media after the President of the United States.
5. Senior Police Officer from Gujarat Blamed Modi for Gujarat 2002 Riots
Gujarat’s senior police officer Sanjiv Bhatt alleges that Modi told officials that the Muslim community needed to be taught a lesson.
6. US refused VISA to Chief Minister Modi
Due to controversial role in Gujarat Riots 2002, the US government refused to issue a diplomatic visa to the Chief Minister Modi under the US Immigration and Nationality Act.
7. Crease-Less Clothes
Narendra Modi have a habit of wearing crease-less clothes. He used to wear these types of clothes since his younger days.
8. Love of Photographs
He often seen taking selfies and have attention always on camera when someone takes his photograph. He loves photography too much.
9. He loves marketing of himself
He loves self-marketing since his tenure as the chief minister of the state of Gujarat. He always tried to promote himself in advertisements.
10. Drama During School Days
He loves drama and he often participated in dramas during school days. He also participated in many stage drama at school level.
Article first published on April 22, 2016.