PM Modi undertook a three-month course in the United States on ‘Image Management and Public Relations’
The Hush Post/ 12:25pm/ 2-min-read
Introduced to the RSS at the age of eight, having to mop as the first things-to-do at the RSS shakha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached far on a road less travelled. He traversed his own path on this long journey. His is a story of enjoying the journey rather than waiting to reach the destination. Though, the journey has been full of controversies, highs and lows. Here is PM Modi’s pictures from his childhood and his past on his 69th birthday.
Modi enjoyed all the attention for his rhetorics, and his teachers and students applauded him for this. Modi preferred playing larger-than-life characters in theatrical productions. His theatrical skills are quite evident even today while he gives speeches, modulates his tone, gestures as the situation demands.
In 1971 he became a full-time worker for the RSS. During Emergency days in 1975, Modi was forced to go into hiding.
He disguised himself as a Sikh to escape arrest during emergency
In 1978 Modi received a BA degree in Political Science from Open University from Delhi graduating with a third class. Five years later, in 1983, he received his MA degree in Political Science from Gujarat University in first class as a distance education learning student.
He had published a Gujarati book titled Jyotipunj in 2008. Modi has authored eight other books, mostly containing short stories for children.
Modi left home after finishing high-school after his marriage was fixed to Jashodaben Chimanlal. They never stayed together, but are legally wed.
Born on 17 September 1950, Narendra Modi is the first-ever Prime Minister to be born in an Independent India.
During his 13 years of tenure as the Chief Minister of Gujarat, he never took even a single holiday.
What makes Modi a brand. Well, he undertook a three-month course in the United States on ‘Image Management and Public Relations’ and has been successful in branding himself as a powerful leader in India and abroad.