List of Presidents of India with their tenure

By : Samarjeet Singh  |  Updated On : 17 Jan, 2021

List of Presidents of India with their tenure

Since independence, India witnessed 17 Presidents. The president of India is the head of state of India and the Commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces. The president is not directly elected by the people of India but elected by an electoral college comprising the Parliament of India (both houses) and the legislative assemblies of each of India's states and territories.

we are providing you the list of Presidents of India with their tenure. This article is very important for every government job aspirants. 

 

NameTenure
Dr. Rajendra PrasadJanuary 26, 1950 - May 13, 1962
Dr. Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanMay 13, 1962 - May 13, 1967
Dr. Zakir HussainMay 13, 1967 - May 03, 1969
Varahagiri Venkatagiri (Acting)May 03, 1969 - July 20, 1969
Justice Mohammad Hidayatullah (Acting)July 20, 1969 - August 24, 1969
Varahagiri VenkatagiriAugust 24, 1969 - August 24, 1974
Fakhruddin Ali AhmedAugust 24, 1974 - February 11, 1977
B.D. Jatti (1913-2002) (Acting)February 11, 1977 - July 25, 1977
Neelam Sanjiva ReddyJuly 25, 1977 - July 25, 1982
Giani Zail SinghJuly 25, 1982 - July 25, 1987
R. VenkataramanJuly 25, 1987 - July 25, 1992
Dr. Shankar Dayal SharmaJuly 25, 1992 - July 25, 1997
K.R. NarayananJuly 25, 1997 - July 25, 2002
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul KalamJuly 25, 2002 - July 25, 2007
Smt. Pratibha Devisingh PatilJuly 25, 2007 - July 25, 2012
Shri Pranab MukherjeeJuly 25, 2012 - July 25, 2017
Shri Ram Nath KovindJuly 25, 2017 - Incumbent