Narendra ModiBJP prime ministerial candidate recently evoked Swami Vivekananda’s image and said that he firmly believed that the youth of the nation would power India into the future. Swami Vivekananda had said, ‘youth will take India to great heights’ and I firmly believe in it,’ said the Gujarat CM.

He also stressed on the importance of empowering the youth which he hoped would leave an impact on the entire world. ‘Our country is blessed that we are the most youthful nation in the world and 65 percent of our people are under 35 of age,’ Modi said while addressing the Swami Vivekananda Youth Convention. He added that youth of this nation showcased the strength of India during the IT revolution to the entire world. Two recent opinion polls suggest that BJP will wallop the Congress in the upcoming elections and both suggest that Modi is on course to become the next Prime Minister.