Narendra Damodardas Modi (Gujarati: [ˈnəɾendɾə dɑmodəɾˈdɑs ˈmodiː] born 17 September 1950) is an Indian politician serving as the 14th and current prime minister of India since 2014. Modi was the chief minister of Gujarat from 2001 to 2014 and is the Member of Parliament from Varanasi. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a right-wing Hindu nationalist paramilitary volunteer organisation. He is the first prime minister to have been born after India’s independence in 1947 and the second prime minister not belonging to the Indian National Congress to have won two consecutive majorities in the Lok Sabha, or the lower house of India’s parliament. He is also the longest serving prime minister from a non-Congress party.
|Wife:||Jashodaben Chimanlal Modi|
|Famous For:||Prime Minister of India|
|Full Name||Narendra Damodardas Modi|
|Height||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Date of Birth||17 September 1950|
|Age (Current)||71 Years, 7 Month, 23 Days|
|Blood Group||A (+ve)|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)|
|Present Address||C-1, Someshwar Tenament, Ranip, Ahmedabad-382480, Gujarat|
|Hometown||Vadnagar, Bombay State (Now, Gujarat), India|
|Official Address||7, Lok Kalyan Marg (earlier called 7 Race Course Road), New Delhi|
|School||Higher Secondary School, Vadnagar, Gujarat|
|College||* Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India|
* University of Delhi, New Delhi, India
|Educational Status||* SSC exam from Gujarat Board in 1967|
* BA in Political Science (a distance-education course from Delhi University)
* MA in Political Science from Gujarat University in 1983
|Song||* “Jyoti Kalash Chhalke” from the film Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan (1961)|
* “O Pawan Veg Se Udne Wale Ghode” from the film Jai Chitod (1961)
|Hobbies||Doing Yoga, Reading|
|Politician||Syama Prasad Mukherjee, Atal Bihari Vajpayee|
|Leader||Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Swami Vivekananda|
Late Damodardas Mulchand Modi
Amrut Modi (72),
Vasantiben Hasmukhlal Modi
Jashodaben Chimanlal Modi
|Career Starting||Narendra Damodardas Modi is an Indian politician serving as the 14th and current prime minister of India since 2014. Modi was the chief minister of Gujarat from 2001 to 2014 and is a Member of Parliament from Varanasi.|
|Awards||Awards, Honours, Achievements:|
2007: Named the Best Chief Minister in a nationwide survey by India Today
2012: Appeared on the cover of the Asian edition of Time Magazine
2014: Awarded Indian of the Year by CNN-IBN news network; also, Forbes Magazine ranked him the 15th-Most-Powerful Person in the World
2015: Bloomberg Markets Magazine ranked him the 13th-Most-Influential Person in the World; also, named one of Time’s “30 Most Influential People on the Internet” as the second-most-followed politician on Twitter and Facebook
2014&16: Declared winner of the Time magazine reader’s poll for Person of the Year
2016: On 3rd April, honored with the Order of Abdulaziz Al Saud; the highest civilian honor of Saudi Arabia, On 4th June, honored with State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan; the highest civilian honor of Afghanistan
2014,15&17: Named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World
2015,16&18: Forbes Magazine ranked him the 9th-Most-Powerful Person in the World
2018: • On 10th February, honored with the Grand Collar of the State of Palestine; the highest civilian honor of Palestine for foreign dignitaries
• On 27th September, awarded the Champions of the Earth Award; the UN’s highest environmental honor, also given to five other individuals and organizations, for his leadership of the International Solar Alliance and pledge to eliminate single-use plastic by 2022
• On 24 October, conferred with the Seoul Peace Prize for 2018 for his contribution to international cooperation and fostering global economic growth.
2019: • On 22 February, he received the prestigious Seoul Peace Prize for 2018.
• On 4 April, he was conferred with Zayed Medal, UAE’s highest civilian award, for giving “a big boost” to the bilateral relations between both countries.
• On 25 September, conferred the ‘Global Goalkeeper’ award by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan launched by his government.
2020: On 21 December, he was awarded the ‘Legion of Merit by U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday for his role in advancing the India-U.S. relationship.
2021: On 24 February, the world’s largest cricket stadium, at Motera in Ahmedabad, was renamed Narendra Modi Stadium; hours before the start of the day-night third Test between India and England. It was also the first international match at the new venue. The stadium was inaugurated by President, In December 2021, the Kingdom of Bhutan awarded Narendra Modi Ngadag Pel gi Khorlo or the Order of The Druk Gyalpo, the highest civilian decoration in Bhutan; with this, he became the first foreigner to receive the coveted award.
|Order of Abdulaziz Al Saud||Saudi Arabia||3 April 2016||Special Class, the highest honour of Saudi Arabia awarded to non-Muslim dignitaries|
|State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan||Afghanistan||4 June 2016||The highest civilian honour of Afghanistan|
|Grand Collar of the State of Palestine||Palestine||10 February 2018||The highest civilian honour of Palestine|
|Order of Zayed||United Arab Emirates||4 April 2019||The highest civilian honour of the United Arab Emirates|
|Order of St. Andrew||Russia||12 April 2019||The highest civilian honour of Russia|
|Order of the Distinguished Rule of Izzuddin||Maldives||8 June 2019||The highest honour of the Maldives awarded to foreign dignitaries|
|King Hamad Order of the Renaissance||Bahrain||24 August 2019||First Class, the highest honour of Bahrain awarded to foreign dignitaries|
|Legion of Merit||United States||21 December 2020||Chief Commander, the highest degree of the Legion of Merit|
|Order of the Dragon King||Bhutan||17 December 2021||First Class, The highest civilian honour of Bhuta|
What is the salary of prime minister of India now?
|Prime Minister of India|
|First holder||Jawaharlal Nehru|
|Deputy||Deputy Prime Minister|
|Salary||₹280,000 (US$3,700) (per month) ₹3,360,000 (US$44,000) (Annual)|
How can I contact PM of India?
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Who is India’s first Prime Minister?
Jawaharlal Nehru, was 58 when he started the long innings of 17 years as free India’s first Prime Minister.
What is the salary of IAS?
The basic per month salary of an IAS officer starts at Rs.56,100 (TA, DA, and HRA are extra) and can go on to reach Rs.2,50,000 for a Cabinet Secretary. A career in the Indian Administrative Service is one of the most sought-after professions in India.
Who is CM India?
Current Indian chief ministers
|State (past chief ministers)||Name||Ministry|
|Delhi (list)||Arvind Kejriwal||Kejriwal III|
|Goa (list)||Pramod Sawant||Sawant II|
|Gujarat (list)||Bhupendrabhai Patel||Patel|
|Haryana (list)||Manohar Lal Khattar||Khattar II|