WATCH: This Youtuber asked foreigners who Narendra Modi was; the replies will surprise you

Narendra Modi who has more than 30 million followers on Twitter has quite a following even in abroad.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Published:May 28, 2017 7:17 pm
narendra modi, narendra modi abroad, people abroad recognise modi, indian express, indian express news Do not underestimate the power of Narendra Modi! (Source: Rickshawali/ Youtube)

Everybody in India knows Narendra Modi. The Prime Minister who has more than 30 million followers on Twitter has an undeniable social presence. However, to assume that his popularity is limited only to India is extremely misleading. If he is popular in India, and has swept the entire nation by the Modi-wave, the politician is equally famous abroad, or so we would like to believe. To gauge his popularity, Youtuber Rickshawali showed his picture to some people in Ibiza, and to her surprise most of them recognised him. Though all of them could not say that he is the Prime Minister of India, almost all of them agreed he is a ‘powerful leader in India’. But what is more amusing is that one of them considered Modi to be more powerful than US President Donald Trump and was sure that the former could ‘save’ America’. And of course someone thought him to be Gandhi!

Watch the video here.

The video is garnering a lot of views online. Anisha, an Indo-German girl living in Mumbai, is the brainchild behind the channel, and this isn’t the first time she’s attempted to ask foreigners this question either. Back in 2015, she posed the same question to foreigners visiting Varanasi, and the replies then were equally hilarious.

Watch the video here.

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    Dr.Dinesh Kowshik
    May 30, 2017 at 6:42 pm
    Why not ask Indian villagers about Donald Trump?
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      Mahalinggam Karpayah
      May 29, 2017 at 11:35 am
      Modi is god send to India, to uplift indians thoroughout the world. However he has to nail and finish off the fake hi family from India.
      1. A
        May 29, 2017 at 4:41 am
        Chaploosi news... From chaploos media
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          Shyamal Ganguly
          May 29, 2017 at 4:39 am
          Indians will continue to be a third world country - with $2/day MNREGA laborers and Bribe Taking Judges, Police and Babus - until Modi wins in kil corruptions in the mind of people. More than 1000 headphones were stolen on day 1 of Tejas train. These riders are not poor - but they are thieves like LALLLOOOOO PRASAD-Chara Chor, MUMTAZ BEGUM(Saradha/Narada)
          1. S
            May 29, 2017 at 1:23 am
            paid news or uploader's friend... is this news btw?
            1. B
              May 28, 2017 at 11:20 pm
              ismein koi sachchai nahi yah kewal bhakton ki dramebaji hai. janta ke sare paise isi jhhoote prachar per hi to kharch ho rahe hein. bhakt modi ko monster bana ker hi chhodeinge.
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                Venkatraman Shenoy
                May 29, 2017 at 6:17 am
                Your language clearly shows that you are a Porkistaani spil your poison on Indian sites.
              2. S
                May 28, 2017 at 10:02 pm
                He is the only man who can beat the Islamic terrorism, cross border terrorism and develop India as well.
                1. T
                  May 28, 2017 at 9:28 pm
                  Pay pay Pay ..... Paying all around the world ...p O p u l a r I t y is bought. 😂😂😂😂. ... Any ways not famous as rajiv. And Indira
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