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Narendra Damodardas Modi is the 15th and current Prime Minister of India. He was born on September 17, 1950 in Vadnagar in India. Modi married at 18 but spent little time with his bride and eventually ended the marriage. He dedicated his life to politics in Gujarat, joining the RSS in 1971.Narendra Modi governed Gujarat for 13 years as its Chief Minister. He was selected by L K Advani.

 In May 2014, he and his party were victorious, taking 282 of the 534 seats in the Lok Sabha. The victory marked a crushing defeat to the Indian National Congress, which had controlled Indian politics for most of the previous 60 years, and sent a message that India’s citizens were behind an agenda of radical change.