Every year, Time magazine’s editors decide who the most influential person of the year is. The result for the TIME person of the year will be declared on 7th December. Before this, an online poll is conducted to understand how the world sees these figures and how popular they actually are.
So, the results for this poll are out and Narendra Modi has won the online reader’s poll and been declared the Time person of the year (Reader’s choice). Narendra Modi’s Demonetization move and his various international visits have surely made him a global celebrity. The poll closed on Sunday and our PM has won with 18% of the votes. Prominent international figures such as Barack Obama, Mark Zuckerberg and Donald Trump fell to our PM.
According to a report by Time, preferences differ across the world but Modi performed particularly well among Indian voters. Well, Surprise! Surprise!
Let’s wait till the 7th to see who wins the Title for Time person of the year for real.