On Wednesday, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke with Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on several matters in a “candid and completely non political” chat. PM Modi not only talked about political issues but also he shared stories about his childhood and his day to day lives as Prime Minister of India.
Akshay Kumar interviews PM Modi Highlights
On Tuesday, Akshay Kumar had took the Twitter to make the announcement of his conversation with the Prime Minister will be a “breather” in election time.
Kumar wrote on the micro blogging site, “While the whole country is talking elections and politics, here’s a breather. Privileged to have done this candid and COMPLETELY NON POLITICAL freewheeling conversation with our PM @narendramodi”
Here are some of the major highlights of PM Modi’s interview to Akshay Kumar:
PM Modi: I avoid using humour in today’s times
While talking with Akshay Kumar, PM Modi said the he avoid using humour in today’s times as he fear that his words will be twisted & misinterpreted.
PM Modi: Speaks on friends in opposition parties
All through the interaction with Akshay Kumar, PM Modi speaks on his friends in opposition parties, mainly Ghulam Nabi Azad & Mamata Banerjee. He also said that Mamata Di sends me kurtas each year.
PM Modi discloses the reason that why he doesn’t have his family at official residence
Speaking with Kumar, PM Modi speaks on why he doesn’t have his family living with him.
PM Modi speaks on his friendship with previous US President Barack Obama
In an interaction with Akshay Kumar, PM Modi also speaks on his friendship with former US President Barack Obama.
Does the PM eat mangos? The question made PM Modi Laugh
Akshay Kumar asked PM Modi that “My driver’s daughter has a question for you. Does the PM eat mangos? Do you eat with kernels or cut it?”
PM Modi laughs and replied to the question that Gujarat has the practice of aamras. …. We used to go to the fields, consuming ripe mangoes from the field, then there was no wash etc. But at present, I have to think before in-taking large quantities.
Akshay Kumar: What was the last movie you watched?
When PM Modi was asked this question, he replied when Amitabh Bachchan came to meet me I was the CM at that time and he asked me to watch ‘Pa’. In the same way when Anupam Kher visited me and then we watch the movie Wednesday. But haven’t been able to watch any movie for the duration of my time as a the PM.
PM Modi talks about his fashion sense
In the course of interacting with Akshay Kumar, PM Modi talks about his fashion style, he said that he is being careful about his overall looks and presence may perhaps possibly be a psychological reaction to an inferiority complex he felt growing up poor.
PM Modi on memes
“I enjoy seeing these memes. Shows their creativity, their talent. The biggest advantage of social media is that it allows the common man to express his creativity,” says Modi.
On his anger
When PM Modi was asked on his anger he said I never get angry — a fact that amazes many. I have been the CM for so several years and PM for so long, but never got angry. I am strict, well-ordered, but don’t believe in embarrassing and humiliating others: PM Modi