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A referendum on his move to demonetise currency, the INDIA TODAY-Karvy Insights survey gives Narendra Modi a ringing endorsement. But it also warns the PM about the lack of jobs and inflation
360 NUMBER OF SEATS NDA IS PROJECTED TO WIN OUT OF A TOTAL OF 543 SEATS
LET’S BEGIN WITH what Narendra Modi is not. Whatever his opponents may say, the prime minister is not impetuous or hasty in any of his actions. Nor is he a gambler ever willing to risk all on a hunch and a prayer.
Then let’s look at what Modi is. Those who know him well and work with him closely say the man is a doer. He is a tough task master. He is open to ideas. His critics call him authoritarian, but ministers and bureaucrats who have dealt with him on issues beg to disagree with them. They say the prime minister is curious, asks pertinent questions and is ever willing to consider their suggestions. He has a strong sense of wanting to do the