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Telling the story of Narendra Modi and the state of Gujarat is not easy because so many things are fiercely contested. It is not wrong to call him a man of his time. Modi over the last more than one decade was able to brave through the challenges from all corners political rivals in Congress and other secularists, international community, NGOs, media and forces within his own party. To describe in one sentence why should Narendra Modi be considered a successful political leader, one must say it's his ability to pluck victory from defeat and rather do it single-handedly. He has completed around 12 years as Chief Minister of Gujarat. During these 12 years he created 'Gujarat Model of Development'. BJP appointed Modi as party's prime minister nominee in September 2013. After that he addressed rallies at Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Jodhpur, Baharaich, Patna, Imphal etc. etc. and highlighted his 'model of development' in all walks of life education, social upliftment, law and order, employment, agriculture, defence, foreign relations, etc. etc. Due to his clear vision, people of the country started thinking him as the right choice for the top post. Narendra Modi represents some 'uniqueness' on the national political scene in more ways than one. He has a very humble political background and from the hind side, he has or had nothing in his favour the caste, the political party and even the family background. He attained an incredible success in last decade. And the big debate on what makes Narendra Modi click; one reason that could be attributed is the Single-minded determination to march ahead . In this book, the authors have tried to highlight his vision for overall development of our country and its people because of his past achievements and ability to maintain peace and harmony.
About the Author
Vivek Garg, born in Delhi in an educated family, is a product of Delhi University. Since young, he has fought against corruption and ill customs of the society. He lives as a critical, analytical person, making pragmatic assessment. He always got motivation from the life of Sardar Patel, Bhagat Singh. Presently, he is also a student of Law and running a political party which works without politics. He is fighting a war with pen to tell the world that India not only can win the battle by bullet but also by pen. One of his dream is to convert all fighters into writers. Dr. Manmohan Singh fascinated him when he was Finance Minister of India. Vivek dreamt at that time that this man really deserves to be the Prime Minister which came true now. Dr. Manmohan Singh has always been an honest and ideal person for him. Widely traveled in India and abroad, Vivek married Prachi in 2002.
Nirendra dev is rooted in studies on ethnic and communal conflicts. Born and brought up in Nagaland and with wide range of journalistic experience under his belt by way of covering northeast insurgency, Gujarat riots, agro-economy and national politics, he has authored Godhra-journey To Mayhem and The Taking Guns: North East India. He is now a special Representative with The Statesman in New Delhi Bureau and was stationed at Ayodhya during the turbulent days of 30 September 2010 Verdict. His other journalistic assignments include extensive coverage of the entire drama of hijack of Indian Airlines aircraft, 1999; the US President Bill Clintons India visit, 200; Bhuj earthquake 2001; and the crime syndicate and don-cops nexus of Mumbai. He has also participated in Defence Correspondents Course at Military College of combat at Mhow. Devs areas of interest range form strategic and defence studies to geo-political issues is South Asia And Africa.