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Mr Modi's Panchatantra

Here are five key aspects of Mr Modi's leadership style

A K Bhattacharya 

A K Bhattacharya

Next month, Narendra Modi will complete three years as India’s prime minister. It is a long enough period for anyone to get a sense of his leadership style. What is clear by now is that Mr Modi is completely different from his predecessor, Manmohan Singh, and indeed almost all his predecessors.

Indira Gandhi, who served as prime minister for almost 15 years in two different stints, is perhaps the only one whose operational style is a little closer to that of Mr Modi. Both were strong leaders. Both had a connect with the ordinary people of India. And both understood power and ...

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First Published: Tue, April 25 2017. 22:42 IST