Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India, is celebrating his 73rd birthday on September seventeenth. The BJP items throughout India are planning to have fun his birthday in numerous methods.
Born on September 17, 1950, three years after India attained freedom and months earlier than it grew to become a Republic, Narendra Modi was the third of the six youngsters of Damodardas Modi and Hiraba Modi.
From his early years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). Regardless of being concerned in politics for the reason that Nineteen Seventies, his political profession did not achieve vital momentum till the late Nineteen Nineties.
In 1987, Mr Modi began working because the General Secretary of the BJP in Gujarat. The occasion received a majority in Gujarat in 1995, and he rose rapidly up the ranks.
On October 7, 2001, Narendra Modi assumed his first constitutional function when he grew to become the Chief Minister of Gujarat. Ever since that date, he has continued to function the chief of an elected authorities.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shouldn’t be solely the longest-serving non-Congress Prime Minister but in addition has the longest tenure as head of an elected authorities, which incorporates his time period of greater than 12 years as Chief Minister of Gujarat, amongst all Prime Ministers the nation has seen.
In 2014, the Modi-led BJP decimated all opposition and swept the election, changing into the primary occasion to win a majority in over three a long time.
Earlier than transferring to New Delhi, PM Modi served because the Chief Minister of his house state of Gujarat for 13 years, since 2001.
As his second time period as Prime Minister is about to complete subsequent yr, Narendra Modi nonetheless towers over Indian politics and far of the nation’s political discourse.