Narendra Modi

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Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate and India's... News PhotoBharatiya Janata Party,Candidate,Government Minister,Gujarat,Horizontal,India,Kolkata,Narendra Modi,Political Party,Political Rally,Politics,President,Rajnath Singh,Supporter,Waving,West BengalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPBharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate and India's Gujarat state Chief Minister Narendra Modi (L) and BJP president Rajnath Singh (R) wave to supporters during a mass rally in Kolkata on February 5, 2014. Modi, tipped in opinion polls to be India's next premier, remains a polarising figure accused by critics of turning a blind eye to anti-Muslim riots in Gujarat in 2002 in which as many as 2,000 died. He has denied any wrongdoing. AFP PHOTO/Dibyangshu SARKAR (Photo credit should read DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images)