Prahlad Modi is India’s present Prime Minister
Narendra Modi’s younger brother. Prahlad Modi was born to Damodardas Bhai Mulchand Modi and mother Heera Ben Modi. He is the fourth child in the family and Narendra Modi’s younger brother. Prahlad has three brothers as well as two sisters. They are six siblings in all. His mother, Heera Ben currently lives with the youngest brother Pankaj Modi. His father, Damodardas Modi used to sell tea. .
Prahlad Modi has an emotional touch with Narendra Modi. It is said that Narendra Modi is not very close to any other family members than his younger brother Prahlad Modi, and his mother, Heera Ben Modi. Prahlad Modi owned a Fair Price Shop in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. After getting old, he stopped his business and retired. Even though he left the business, he is still active with the activities that involve all the struggles and problems faced by the fair price shop owners.
Even when his brother, the current Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat from the year 2001 to 2014, Prahlad went as a delegate to discuss the problems of the fair price shop owners in the issue of supplies with low quality to the Chief Minister.
In September 2016, Prahlad’s daughter Nikunjben (age 41) died suffering from a heart disease. She was suffering from heart disease from over a decade. Her treatment was going on at UN Mehta Institute of Cardiology, Ahmedabad, Gujarat. She was married to a computer repairer. Due to poor financial status, she used to give tailoring classes to support the finance. Narendra Modi was attending the G20 summit in China when she passed away. He couldn’t attend the funeral but came back the next day. He called from China to give condolences to Prahlad Modi and his family.