Some Common and Uncommon Facts about Donald Trump and Narendra Modi
Being from two different Nations PM Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump share amazing facts
Difference: 'Blusterer' Trump and 'Peaceful' Modi
Narendra Modi's campaign highlighted the slogans "Sabka sath sabka vikas" and "Ek Bharat shreshth Bharat". Modi pledged to maintain democracy and peace in India. However, Donald Trump's election campaign was 'Parochial' and 'Controversial'. He spoke against the Muslim communities of America and also proposed a ban on entry of Muslims in United States. He also criticized the Blacks, Hispanics and women. He wanted a wall to built between the 'Black' and 'White' people of the country.
Difference: "Origin and background
Modi was born on 17 September 1950 to a Gujarati family in Vadnagar, Modi helped his father sell tea as a child, and later ran his own stall. He was introduced to the RSS at the age of eight, beginning a long association with the organisation. He left home after graduating from school, partly because of an arranged marriage which he rejected. Trump was born on June 14, 1946 in Queens, New York City Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. He produced and hosted The Apprentice television show for 12 years. As of 2017, he was the 544th richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $3.5 billion.
Differences: Married Thrice vs Single
Donald Trump has been married three times and has five children. Apart from this, his relationship with women is very much controversial. On the other hand, Narendra Modi leads the life of a recluse. He is single after having left his wife in his teenage years to meditate and work for the nation. He does not have any children.
Difference: Political Careers
Talking about their political career, Narendra Modi has had a good political experience and knows how to look at issues and tackle them. Donald Trump, an American businessman has built office towers, hotels, casinos, golf courses, and other branded facilities worldwide and has no political experience.
Similarity: Both spoke against Corruption
During his election campaigns, one of Narendra Modi?s main issues was corruption, which he described as a termite that was eating away the Indian system. He said the BJP "is for a mission and the Congress is for a commission". As for Trump, he thundered at a rally: ?Real change also means draining the swamp of corruption in Washington... If we want to make America great again, we must clean up this corruption.?
Similarity: Both had a Goal
Unlike their rivals, both Narendra Modi in 2014 and Donald Trump in 2016 had a message to deliver and an agenda to unravel to the voters. Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton was so busy rebutting Trump that she forgot to offer a meaningful to-do list of her own for the Americans. Likewise, the leaders of the Congress and Modi?s other rivals spent most of their time painting him as a communalist who could only divide the nation.
Similarity: Both are considered 'Outsiders'
A billionaire property tycoon who had never held an office, Trump is deemed to be an "outsider" to the system. Considering that Trump's own financial reputation people stated him as an outsider. Modi too is an outsider, at least to Lutyen?s Delhi. In an interview to Network18 Group Editor Rahul Joshi on 2 September, Modi said: "In Delhi?s power corridors, there?s an active group of people, which is dedicated to only a few. It could be because of their own reasons or personal gains..."