Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has featured among the top 10 personalities in Fame India magazine’s 50 Influential Indians 2020 list.
Naveen ranked 10, and is incidentally the second Chief Minister to be ranked in the top 10 list. The other CM in the list being Kerala’s P Vijayan who occupies the sixth position.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been considered as India’s most influential person. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is second and Home Minister Amit Shah stands third in the list.
Ratan Tata and Mukesh Ambani are fourth and fifth respectively.
Principal Secretary to Prime Minister PK Mishra managed to get 11th position, Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren 12th, and Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who had a better image in the short term, and 13th, due to management ability and effective working style.
Union Road and Transport Minister and MSME Minister Nitin Gadkari, who succeeded in the implementation of development action plans, is at the fourteenth position and Union Commerce and Railways Minister Piyush Goyal is at 15th position.
In this survey, the opinions of more than twelve thousand enlightened people have been included on nine criteria, such as personality, influence, foresight, image, developmental style and public welfare efforts.
Influential people related to politics, bureaucracy, spirituality, medicine and science, journalism, social service, cooperative, industry and business, art, acting etc. have also been included in this survey.