Rajendra Prasad

Rajendra Prasad

Rajendra Prasad

Term – January 26, 1950 to May 12, 1962

An inspirational freedom fighter and a leading figure of the Quit India Movement, Rajendra Prasad was elected by the Constituent Assembly to be the first President of India. Subsequently, he was also elected by the Electoral College in 1951. In 1957, Prasad was re-elected as the head of state of India. He, thus, became the only Indian President to have served two terms. President Prasad set the standard high for the future occupants of the office.

Political Affiliation – Indian National Congress

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List of All Presidents of India
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List of All Presidents of India
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Find the name of all the presidents of India since 1950 when India became republic of India. A brief profile and tenure of Indian presidents and their achievements.
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