Recently, President Elections were completed in India and Draupadi Murmu is the new President of India. Draupadi Murmu is the President Candidate from the NDA (National Democratic Alliance). So, if you are also from India and you also want to know about the list of presidents of India from 1950 to 2022 then you are at the right place.
Today, we are going to tell you everything related to the latest President Elections in India. We are also going to discuss about all Former Presidents of India. So, we are going to give you a proper list of the proper tenure of the President in our today’s article. So, if you also want to improve your knowledge then you are recommended to read the complete blog below.
President of India 2022
As we all know that President in India is considered as the first citizen of India. Although, the president is not directly elected by the citizens or the general population of a country but still the President is elected indirectly by the people. Now, you people must be thinking how? Then you need to know that President is elected by an electoral committee which consists of the elected members of the Parliament, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha and Vidhan Sabha. As we know that from the Independence of India, we have had a total of 14 Indian Presidents in our Nation. After India’s Independence, Dr Rajendra Prasad was elected as the First President of India.
Although, The presidential Elections were just now completed in India and Draupadi Murmu is elected as the 15th President of India. She has been elected as the current President of India on the 21st of July 2022. She becomes the President after the completion of the tenure of former President Shri Ram Nath Kovind. If you want the basic requirements of being a President then you can take that as the Candidate must be a Citizen of the Nation and his/her minimum age must be at least 35 years. Rest there are other terms and conditions also which we will discuss in the latter part.
Draupadi Murmu- President of India 2022
As we are talking about the President of India and we know that we have a new President of India which is Draupadi Murmu. She defeated the opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha and become the 15th President of the Nation. As of now, we have 14 Presidents in our country, and Draupadi Murmu was the 15th and the current operational President of the Nation. Not just this only, but she is also the first Tribal Woman in the nation to hold the top constitutional post.
Currently, Ram Nath Kovind was the 14th President of the Nation and his tenure will end on the 24th of July. Then after, on the 25th of July, Draupadi Murmu will take oath as 15th President of the Nation. Along with that, she is also going to be the second female President of India. She was the President Candidate of the ruling Bharatiya Janta Party and she has also served as the First female Governor of Jharkhand.
List of President of India- From 1950 to 2022
As we have told you earlier also that from independence we have 14 presidents and you can see all the list of presidents in our today’s list. We are going to mention the starting tenure and the ending tenure also. So, if you also want to know about all the presidents of India then you can refer to the table given below-
|Name of President||Working Tenure Start Date||Working Tenure End date|
|Dr. Rajendra Prasad||26 January 1950||13 May 1962|
|Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan||13 May 1962||13 May 1967|
|Dr. Zakir Hussain||13 May 1967||3 May 1969|
|Varahagiri Venkata Giri||3 May 1969||20 July 1969|
|Varahagiri Venkata Giri||24 August 1969||24 August 1974|
|Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed||24 August 1974||11 February 1977|
|Neelam Sanjiva Reddy||25 July 1977||25 July 1982|
|Giani Zali Singh||25 July 1982||25 July 1987|
|Ramaswamy Venkataraman||25 July 1987||25 July 1992|
|Shankar Dayal Sharma||25 July 1992||25 July 1997|
|Kocheril Raman Narayanan||25 July 1997||25 July 2002|
|Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam||25 July 2002||25 July 2007|
|Pratibha Patil||25 July 2007||25 July 2012|
|Pranab Mukherjee||25 July 2012||25 July 2017|
|Shri Ram Nath Kovind||25 July 2017||25 July 2022|
|Draupadi Murmu||25 July 2022||Currently Operational|
Frequently Asked Questions-
Who is the Current President of India?
Draupadi Murmu is the current present President of India. She is the First Tribal woman to acquire the highest constitutional Post in the Country.
Who is the 14th President of India?
Shri Ram Nath Kovind is the 14th President of India. Now, He is the Former Indian President and Draupadi Murmu is the Present President of India.
Who is the First President of India?
Dr. Rajendra Prasad was elected as the First President of India after the Indian Independence in 1950.
When Draupadi Murmu will take the Oath?
Draupadi Murmu will take the oath on the 25th of July 2022. As Ramnath Kovind’s tenure will end on 24th July 2022.
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