MA in Political Science, Gujarat University. Formerly, worked with Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a nationalist organization devoted to nation building; then with the Bharatiya Janta Party organization at national and state level. 2001, Chief Minister of Gujarat; served four terms. Since May 2014, Prime Minister of India, becoming the first ever PM to be born after India attained Independence. Has embarked on a journey of all-round and inclusive development where every Indian can realize their hopes and aspirations. Author of several books, including poetry.