.New Delhi, Delhi, India
PM Narendra Modi addressing a poll rally in Siliguri, West Bengal. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • The prime minister clocked his  lengthiest August 15 speech in 2016
  •  Modi revealed he had recieved letters complaining about the 'little too long' length
  • His speeches have been 'roughly two to three times' longer than some of his predecessors