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List of Presidents of India: Important points

He is the constitutional head of the Parliamentary System of the Government. He is also the Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces. He represents the nation but does not rule it. The real power vests with the council of ministers. Elected for five years but eligible for immediate re-election and can serve any number of terms. The President can be removed from the post in case it is found that there is any violation of the constitution by the president. This impeachment can be moved in either house of parliament.

The Vice President acts as President in the absence of the president due to death, resignation, impeachment, or other situations if the Vice President’s seat is vacant then the Chief Justice of India acts as the President of India.

List Of Presidents of India

Dr. Rajendra Prasad was the first president of India while Shri Ram Nath Kovind is the present of India. The chronological sequence of the presidents of India is given in the table below. Check all the presidents of India.

Name
Starting dateClosing dateProfiles
1. Dr. Rajendra PrasadJanuary 26th 1950May 13th 1962He was the first President of republic India.
2. Dr Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanMay 13th 1962May 13th 1967He was the 2nd President of India.
3.Dr Zakir HussainMay 3rd 1969May 13th 1967He was the 3rd President of India.
4. Varahagiri Venkata GiriMay 3rd 1969July 20th 1969He was acting President because of Hussain’s death.
5. Mohammad HidayatullahJuly 20th 1969August 24th 1969He was acting President till Giri’s presidency.
6. Varahagiri Venkata GiriAugust 24th 1969August 24th 1974He was the 4th President of India.
7.Fakhruddin Ali AhmedAugust 24th 1974February 11th 1977He was the 5th President of India.
8. Basappa Danappa JattiFebruary 11th 1977July 25th 1977He was a chief minister of the Mysore but got elected as President After the death of Ahmed.
9. Neelam Sanjiva ReddyJuly 25th 1977July 25th 1982Reddy was the 6th President of India unopposed.
10.Giani Zail SinghJuly 25th 1982July 25th 1987He was the 7th President of India and was also a member of the Congress party.
11. Ramaswamy VenkataramanJuly 25th 1987July 25th 1992He was the 8th President of India. He was also a lawyer and a professional politician.
12. Shankar Dayal SharmaJuly 25th 1992July 25th 1997He was the 9th President of India and he was also a member of the National Congress party of India.
13.Kocheril Raman NarayananJuly 25th 1997July 25th 2002He was the 10th President of India and the best diplomat in India.
14. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul KalamJuly 25th 2002July 25th 2007He was the 11th President of India and he was a great scientist. He worked in ISRO and DRDO organizations.
15. Pratibha PatilJuly 25th 2007July 25th 2012She was the 12th President of India and she was the first woman to Be President.
16. Pranab MukherjeeJuly 25th 2012July 25th 2017He was the 13th President of India and he was also a senior leader of the National Congress party.
17. Shri Ram Nath KovindJuly 25th 2017WorkingHe is the 14th President of India and he is also ex-governor Of Bihar.

Mrs. Renu Gupta

Principal Divine Providence High School

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