Narendra Damodardas Modi is the current chief minister of the Indian state of Gujarat. Born onborn 17 September 1950.
Narendra Damodardas Modi was born in an other backward class (OBC) middle-class family at Vadnagar, he was the third of six children born to Damodardas Mulchand Modi and his wife Heeraben.
He became the chief minister of Gujarat in October 2001 when Keshubhai Patel had resigned, (defeat of BJP in the by-elections).
His tenure as chief minister began on 7 October 2001. (till date he served more than 11 years as a chief minister of Gujarat)
In July 2007, he became the longest serving Chief Minister in Gujarat’s history when he had been in power for 2063 days continuously.
He was elected again for a third term on 23 December 2007 in the state elections, which he had cast as a "referendum on his rule". This time they get 117 seats in sate assembly.
Under his leadership Bhartiya Janata Party again won 2012 State Assembly Elections. This time BJP get 115 seats in this state assembly election and congress is not able to give a fight in any reason of Gujarat.
Today he took the record forth time oath as a chief minister of Gujarat. Modi is strong candidate of PM from BJP for 2014 general assembly election. Now BJP performance in next assembly election will dependent on his candidature.