Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s younger brother Prahlad Modi met with an accident near Mysuru, Karnataka. Reports suggest that Modi was traveling with his son, daughter in law and grandson to Bandipur. The family, which is currently in JSS Hospital, has sustained minor injuries and are safe.
Know More About Pralhad Modi
According to a report by Deccan Herald, Modi used to run a low-cost shop. He has recently retired due to his age. The details about his yearly income are not available in public domain.
Pralhad Modi is an active member of Federation activities. Pralhad Modi is the vice president of All India Fair Price Shop Dealers Federation, which was founded in 2001. He has reportedly worked with the Public Distribution System , which includes fair price shops These shops primarily benefit people from disadvantaged communities, as they receive goods at a reduced price.
A Staunch Critic of the Modi-led government
This is not the first time that Pralhad Modi has been in the news this year. He made it to the headlines earlier when he participated in a dharna at Delhi’s Jantar Mantar against the government of India.
Prahlad Modi, who is the fourth of the six children of Damodardas Modi and Hira Ben Modi, has been a long serving critic of Modi’s governments. He has been against the policies of his brother right since he was Chief Minister of Gujarat.
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Pralhad Modi on PM Modi
Pralhad Modi has revealed in an interview that he has not met his brother since he became the Prime Minister of the country. He also stated that the two met only three times from 2006-2014. “He has dedicated his life to the welfare of the nations. We did not meet even when he came to Gandhinagar to seek the blessings of our mother after his swearing in last year. I am a shopkeeper. I do not enjoy any special rights or privileges being the Prime Minister’s sibling. Yes, as a protocol I have been provided security.” said Pralhad Modi in an old interview.