Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has won online poll conducted by Time for Person of the year 2016, beating out all other world leaders, artists, politicians, whistleblowers, businessmen as the most influential person of the year 2016.
Modi won 18% of the vote at the time of closing of Poll at Sunday Midnight. He was well ahead of other contenders closest being at 7% . Barak Obama, Donald Trump, and Julian Assange were favorite of 7% participants. Mark Zuckerburg and Hillary Clinton received 2% and 4% votes respectively. Modi has done well among Indian voters and among California and New Jersey.