PM Narendra Modi is not only popular among the people in our country but also around the world. Earlier, the popularity of no other Prime Minister of our country was so much as compared to Narendra Modi.
In celebration of his birthday, we have some interesting facts about him to share with you. People of the world appreciate his perseverance and patriotism and public is always interested in his speeches.
1.Young Modi wanted to join Army
As a teenager, Modi provided his services during the 1965 Indo-Pak War. When the train would arrive at the station he would rush with hot glasses of masala tea and thank them for their services.
2. Modi is a wayfarer!
During his adolescent years when his friends would give way to other things, he spent time wisely.During this period he also visited the Himalayas and spent almost two years as a sanyasi with the yogic sadhus. These travels marked a lasting impression on the young Modi.
3. A Teaseller Prime Minister
Narendra Modi’s father had a tea-stall at the Vadnagar Railway Station in Gujarat, and young Narendra Modi often lent his hands in selling tea at the station. This is the most sought-after fact about Narendra Modi.
4. Narendra Modi is BJP’s Lucky Charm
He joined BJP in 1987, the same year when BJP won Ahmedabad Municipal Elections, and since then it never lost the Municipal Elections in Ahmedabad. In the Ahmedabad Municipal Elections of the year 2000, BJP lost, ironically, Narendra Modi was outside of Gujarat at that time!
5. Second most followed leader in the world
Modi has gathered millions of people around the world that look up to him. Everyone looks at him with great respect and is inspired to see a young tea seller make India a true democracy.
6. Best diplomacy standards among world leaders
Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan for the first time ever tweeted in English. Congratulating Modi asking for better friendship than diplomacy.
7. Modi gave acting a shot
In his aspiring school days, he took part in many plays. Which were strictly fundraisers he tried his best to show his artistic side.
8. Groomed Gujarat As A World-Class State
In the year 2010, when Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat, the United Nations awarded Gujarat as the 2ndbest state in the world.
9. Build Toilets Before Temples
Modi is fond of cleanliness, and after becoming the Prime Minister of India in 2014, he launched a mission– “Swacch Bharat Mission” to spread the awareness of cleanliness among the masses.
10. India’s Most Techno-Savvy Leader
Narendra Modi is considered as India’s most techno-savvy leader. He remains active on social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, and other forums.
11. First PM Born In An Independent India
Born on 17 September 1950, Narendra Modi is the first-ever Prime Minister to be born in an Independent India. He has amazing oratory skills that have helped him to gain public trust and interests.