Narendra Modi is a popular Indian politician who is the current Prime Minister of India. He has been known to hold the parliamentary office since the year 2014 in which he plays vital roles in the parliamentary acts. In addition to this, he is also the main advisor of the President of the country as well as heading the Council of Ministers. To know more about the net worth of Narendra Modi in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
Narendra Modi was born on 17th September in the year 1950 in Vadnagar, Bombay which is currently known as Gujarat. He was born in a grocer’s family in which he is the third child out of his six siblings. He was born to his parents known as Damodarda Mulchand Modi who is his father and his mother known as Hiraben Modi who is from the Modh-Ghanchi community. He began visiting Shakhas of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh while at a very young age of 8 years. He spent much of his childhood through assisting his father in selling tea at the Vadnagar railway station and completed his secondary education in 1967 and later went to Delhi University and to Gujarat University.
Narendra Modi tied knots with Jashodaben Chimanlal while at the age of 18 years though they later separated.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Narendra Modi joined his professional career on politics in the year 1975 in which he was in charge of ABVP as Pracharak. He then later joined BJP in the year 1985 after which he got elected in 1995 as the national secretary of BJP and later in 1998 as the general secretary. After this, he was then elected as the Gujarat Chief Minister in the year 2001 in which he served Gujarat in from the year 2001 to the year 2014.
He was then elected as the member of BJP parliamentary board in the year 2013 after which he then got the post of Chairman of the central election campaign committee of BJP in the year 2014. BJP on this period had elected him to be their candidate to contest for the seat of the Prime Minister of India on September 2013.
On elections, Narendra Modi then defeated Madhusudan Mistry together with Arvind Kejriwal. BJP then won in 2014 the general Lok Sabha election in which Modi became the 14th Prime minister of India. In addition to his political career, he is also an author in which he has written a biography. With his successful career, he has received several awards such as the Best Chief Minister award in 2007 among other awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
Narendra Modi has an estimated net worth of $150 thousand. This is from his successful career in which he has played some of the major roles in his career as a political leader. His political career has been his main source of his incomes contributing to his net worth.
Narendra Modi has played some of the major roles in amending the governmental policies as the Prime Minister of India in which he is the main advisor of the president of India.