General Knowledge Questions on President of India
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The president of India is referred as the first citizen of India and is the head of state of India and the commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces. The President of India is elected by the members of the parliament houses, the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha, Vidhan Sabha and the state legislative assemblies.
Till now, there have been 14 Presidents of India since the post was established after India became Republic with the establishment of the Indian constitution in 1950.
The incumbent President of India is Shri Ram Nath Kovind who is also the 14th President of India
Complete List of Indian Presidents
|Starting Date||Tenure From||Tenure To|
|1. Dr. Rajendra Prasad||January 26th, 1950||May 13th, 1962|
|2. Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan||May 13th, 1962||May 13th, 1967|
|3. Dr Zakir Hussain||May 13th, 1967||May 3rd, 1969|
|4. Varahagiri Venkata Giri||May 3rd, 1969||July 20th, 1969|
|5. Mohammad Hidayatullah||July 20th, 1969||August 24th, 1969|
|6. Varahagiri Venkata Giri||August 24th, 1969||August 24th, 1974|
|7. Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed||August 24th, 1974||February 11th, 1977|
|8. Basappa Danappa Jatti||February 11th, 1977||July 25th, 1977|
|9. Neelam Sanjiva Reddy||July 25th, 1977||July 25th, 1982|
|10. Giani Zail Singh||July 25th, 1982||July 25th, 1987|
|11. Ramaswamy Venkataraman||July 25th, 1987||July 25th, 1992|
|12. Shankar Dayal Sharma||July 25th, 1992||July 25th, 1997|
|13. Kocheril Raman Narayanan||July 25th, 1997||July 25th, 2002|
|14. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam||July 25th, 2002||July 25th, 2007|
|15. Pratibha Patil||July 25th, 2007||July 25th, 2012|
|16. Pranab Mukherjee||July 25th, 2012||July 25th, 2017|
|17. Shri Ram Nath Kovind||July 25th, 2017||Working|