Prashant Kishor was a public health activist heading an United Nations aid mission in Chad, West Africa when he had prepared a paper documenting economic prosperity and malnutrition in India.
This caught the attention of Narendra Modi, the then chief minister of Gujarat who called him for a coffee meeting which ended with Prashant Kishor joining Modi’s team.
His job, later on, evolved from a policy framer regarding health issues in Gujarat to the key election poll analyst for Modi. With his innovative and out of box ideas and strategies, he grew to the position of kingmaker in Indian politics.
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Since the Lok Sabha Elections of 2019 are knocking the door and the mind behind the “Modi Magic” of 2014 elections is the new National Vice President of Janta Dal United, let’s take a look at the journey of this brilliant mind.
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Sources: Livemint, Indian Express, India Today
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