Know about Narendra Modi Biography & Net Worth – Prime Minister of India
Narendra Damodardas Modi is a renowned politician and 14th Prime Minister of India. Elected on 26th May 2014, he is a popular leader of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2001 to 2014 and the Member of Parliament from Varanasi before becoming the Prime Minster of India.
About Him: Narendra Modi started his career as an RSS follower and later joined BJP in 1985. He achieved great heights in his political career since then and soon became chief minister of Gujarat and later the honorable prime minister of India. Known for his simplicity and unique style, Modi is an imminent speaker ,voracious reader and one of the great leader India has ever seen.
Career and formative years: Born on September 17, 1950, in a family belonging to the marginalized section of society of Vadnagar, Mehsana district of Gujarat, Narendra Modi had a very humble upbringing. His father sold tea at a tea stall set up near the railway station and he was one of the six siblings. Since his early years, he had a great interest in studies and a penchant for debating and reading.
Family Life: Modi had an arranged marriage at the age of 18 to Jashodaben Modi, a match fixed by his parents. Because of his political interest they were together for a very little time before he left home to become Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), follower. It is believed that their marriage was never consummated.
Net Worth: Known for his sharp intellect and self-efficacy Narendra Modi, believes in modesty. His Net worth stands at $ 250,000 as declared in 2016. With a tremendous sense of Indian and global politics, Our Prime Minister does not even own a vehicle.