Profile: Narendra Modi, prime minister of India

Profile: Narendra Modi, prime minister of India

India’s leader has pursued a policy of Hindu nationalism to the detriment of other religious groups, especially Muslims. But the Covid-19 pandemic which he boasted had been contained under his leadership has erupted into a catastrophe affecting all of Indian society

Aiden Corkery

Political Correspondent @aiden_corkery
9th May, 2021

In brief

Name and role: Narendra Modi, prime minister of India

Age: 70

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