Birthday Special: Narendra Modi And Lesser-known Facts About Him

On the 68th birthday of Narendra Modi, the nation is celebrating his birthday in the most tech-savvy ways.

With Modi's impeccable quotes like: "An opportunity to work is good luck for me. I put my soul into it. Each such opportunity opens the gates for the next one." to a lot more, he is remembered for his great words.

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We from Boldsky wish Mr Narendra Modi a very Happy Birthday, and here in this article, we bring in some of the lesser-known facts about him that an ordinary person is not aware of.

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He Is The First PM Born In Independent India

Narendra Modi is the first ever Prime Minister to be born in independent India. He was born on 17 September 1950.

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He Is The World’s Second-most Followed Leader

After President Obama, Mr Narendra Modi is known to be the world's most-followed leader on Twitter. He has more than 12 million followers.

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His First Job

When Narendra Modi joined RSS, his first job was to mop the floor at the RSS Headquarters in Ahmedabad.

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He Is The Most Tech-savvy Leader

Mr Modi is also considered as India's most techno-savvy leader. He is said to be the most active leader on the social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, LinkedIn, SoundCloud, Weibo and other social media handles.

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He Called India A Nation Of Mouse!

When he was on an official visit to Taiwan, someone asked him whether India was a land of snake charmers. His reply baffled the press as he said ‘India is now a land of the mouse'! Practically speaking, he meant the computer mouse!He Called India A Nation Of Mouse!

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His Mum Advised Him

When Mr Modi became the Chief Minister of Gujarat for the first time, the only advice his mother gave him was - "Beta, kadi lanch na leis" which means 'Son, never take a bribe'.His Mum Advised Him

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    Story first published: Monday, September 17, 2018, 12:22 [IST]
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