Seventeenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Modi, Shri Narendra Damodardas
Constituency   : Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Website : https://www[DOT]pmindia[DOT]gov[DOT]in/en/

Father's Name Shri Damodardas Modi
Mother's Name Smt. Hiraben Modi
Date of Birth 17 Sep 1950
Place of Birth Vadnagar, Mahesana, (Gujarat)
Marital Status Married
Spouse's Name Smt. Jashodaben
B.A., M.A. (Pol. Science)
Educated at Gujarat University, Ahmedabad and Delhi University, Delhi
Profession Social Service
Permanent Address
C-1, Someshwar Tenament,
Ranip, Ahmedabad- 382 480,
Present Address
7, Lok Kalyan Marg,
New Delhi- 110 011
Tels : (011) 23018939 (R), 23012312, 23017660 (O) Fax : (011) 23010233 (R), 23016857 (O)
Positions Held
2001 - 2014 Chief Minister of Gujarat
2002 - 2014 Member, Gujarat Legislative Assembly (Four Terms)
May, 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
26 May 2014 - 25 May 2019 Prime Minister of India
May, 2019 Re-elected to 17th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
30 May 2019 onwards Prime Minister of India
And also in-charge of : Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy; Department of Space; All important policy issues; and All other portfolios not allocated to any Minister

Books Published
Authored several Books. Details can be seen at:
1. Exam Warriors, 2. Convenient Action: Gujarat`s Response to Challenges of Climate Change, 3. Convenient Action: Continuity for Change, 4. Jyotipunj, 5. Samajik Samrasta, 6. Premtirth, 7. Sakshibhaav, 8. Shree Guruji Ek Swayamsevak, 9. Aankh Aa Dhanya Che, 10. Setubandh, 11. Sangarshma Gujarat, 12. Aapaatkaal Mein Gujarat, 13. Education is Empowerment, 14. Bhav Yatra, 15. The Yoga of Education,16.Dabdabo Ek Dayka No, 17. Kelave te Kelavani, 18. Patraroop Shri Guruji, 19.Shri Govind Guru, 20. Purusharth ke Mandir, 21. Work Ethics, 22. Sangh Yogi Vakil Saheb Lakshmanrao lnamdar, 23. Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas, 24. Dr. Hedgewar Ji Ki Jivanjali, 25. Sevabhaav-Ishwar Ka Prasad, 26. Social Harmony and Developed India, 27. Divine India, 28. Loktantra Ke Prahri, 29. Educated India, 30. Centenarian Shastri Ji, 31. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, and 32. Shri Madhukarrao Bhagwat.
Social And Cultural Activities
Has been involved in wide scale community service efforts since his association with the Rashtriya Swayamesevak Sangh (RSS); Serving people in the poorest of the poor areas
Special Interests
Environment Conservation; Focusing on student issues particularly ways to overcome exam stress; Water related issues, notably water conservation efforts; Popularization of Indian culture, welfare of divyang sisters and brothers especially improving accessibility, equality and opportunity
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading, being among nature
Sports and Clubs
Enjoy trekking; Regular practitioner of Yoga; As CM and PM, worked extensively to promote traditional sports; Previously served as President of the Gujarat Cricket Association
Countries Visited
Widely travelled
Details can be seen at:
Other Information
Been conferred several global honours and recognitions
1. King Abdulaziz Sash Award in 2016
Saudi Arabia`s highest civilian honour named after Abdulaziz Al Saud, the founder of the modern Saudi State.
2. State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan in 2016
Afghanistan`s highest civilian honour.
3.Grand Collar of the State of Palestine in 2018
Palestine`s highest civilian honour for foreign dignitaries.
4.Seoul Peace Prize Awarded in 2018 for `Modinomics` which reduced social and economic disparity between the rich and the poor. For the `Modi Doctrine` of foreign policy and the `Act East Policy`.
5.United Nations` Champions of the Earth Award in 2018 for his bold environmental leadership on the global stage and vision of eliminating all single­ use plastics by 2022. For championing the International Solar Alliance, a global partnership to scale up solar energy.
6.First-ever Philip Kotler Presidential Award in 2019 for his visionary leadership that has resulted in the Digital Revolution for making India one of the most lucrative manufacturing and business destinations in the world.
7. Order of St. Andrew the Apostle, the highest order of the Russian Federation in 2019
The Order of St. Andrew the Apostle is both the highest and the oldest state decoration of Russia. For promoting partnership and friendly relations between the two countries.
8. Zayed Medal from the UAE in 2019 in recognition of Prime Minister Modi`s pivotal role in strengthening ties between the two nations; The Zayed Medal is the highest decoration of the UAE awarded to Kings, Presidents and Heads of States

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