88 per cent of Indians hold a favourable opinion of Modi, while nearly 70 per cent view him very favourably, a figure that has barely altered since 2015, the one-year milestone of his term as Prime Minister.
Modi wave across India
At least nine-in-ten Indians in the southern states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Telangana and in the western states of Maharashtra, Gujarat and Chhattisgarh hold a favorable view of the prime minister. The same is true for more than eight-in-ten in the eastern states of Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and West Bengal and the northern states of Delhi, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.
PM outstrips others in popularity
Public support for PM Modi far exceeds that enjoyed by his political allies and rivals. PM Modi ranks 30 points higher than Congress scion Rahul Gandhi at 88 per cent, and 49 points above Delhi chief minister and AAP convenor