Narendra Damodardas Modi popularly known as Modi Ji is currently serving as the 14th Prime Minister of India in the history of Indian Politics. He is serving as Prime Minister from 2014, before that he served as the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2001- 2014. Here is a complete detailed overview of Narendra Modi biography, his childhood, education, personal life, political carrier, etc.
He was born on 17th of September 1950, in a Gujarati Hindu Family in the Mehsana district. His father was a tea Vadnagar Railway Station, in his childhood Narendra Modi used to help his father in selling tea. Later he ran his own tea stall near bus terminals along with his brother. At the age of 8 years, he joined Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and started attending the daily Shakhas organized by RSS. They were 6 brother- sisters in their family and Modi Ji was third out of them. Modi Ji’s childhood spent in poverty as they belong to the lower-middle-class family.
Modi Ji completed his Higher Education from Vadnagar Gujarat in 1967, one of his teachers said that he was not very good in studies but has an interest in theatre and debates. He was very proactive in his childhood and have very good debating skills. Narendra Modi received his Bachelor’s Degree from the School of Open Learning, Delhi University in BA Political Science honors. He completed his Post Graduation from an unrecognized University of Gujarat in Ahmedabad.
Early Political Carrier
There was a custom tradition in his caste that tied him in kind of engagement with a girl Jashodaben Chimanlal Modi in his childhood, later it leads to his marriage when he was a teenager. After he declined the further traditions of his caste and left home after a couple of years. Mr. Narendra Modi spent his 2 years after leaving home in exploring Northern India. He visited many Hindu Ashrams during this span and met various leaders. In Ahmedabad, he reunited with RSS after some time he became a full-time pracharak (campaigner) at RSS. This was the starting point of the Policial Carrier in Narendra Modi Biography. Later Modi Ji became the General Secretary of “Gujarat Lok Sangharsh Samiti”.
In 1975 former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi declared a state of emergency that lasted for 2 years. Later Modi Ji’s Gujarat Lok Sangharsh Samiti acted as an opposition to the emergency in Gujarat was banned. Narendra Modi was forced to go underground to avoid his arrest orders. From then he started acting as an opponent to the tactics of the government. He started raising funds for unrecognized refugees and started working as a social worker.
In 1978 when RSS was reorganized, Modi Ji again started working with them over different public issues. Later in 1985, he was introduced to BJP by RSS. Modi Ji became the active member of the party and later rosed to be an important member of BJP’s National Election Committee. After the L.K Advani became the president of BJP, Modi Ji actively started taking part in rallies and campaigns. In 2001, Kegubhai’s Patel health was not good and the image of BJP in Gujarat was also falling after the earthquake Bhuj. In October he replaced Mr. Patel as a CM of Gujarat and took the responsibility for the upcoming 2002 elections.
In 2002 he entered the Gujarat state legislature by winning elections by defeating a congress candidate. In 2002 Gujrat Riots happened and so many allegations came upon Mr. Narendra Modi but after investigating Supreme Court gave a clean chit to Mr. Narendra Modi as there is no evidence against him. After consistently winning the elections in Gujarat till 2014, Narendra Modi came into central politics.
After seeing the success and rating skills of Narendra Modi in Gujarat, BJP wants Modi to come into central politics and contest for Prime Minister’s elections. In 2014, he won the central elections with a very large difference of votes from the Indian National Congress. Again in 2019, even after taking so many harsh steps he again became the successful Prime Minister of India.
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