list of Vice presidents of independent India, and their tenure

By : Samarjeet Singh  |  Updated On : 16 Jan, 2021

list of Vice presidents of independent India, and their tenure

Since independence, India witnessed 13 Vice presidents till today. Vice presidents are also the chairman of Rajya Sabha, Legislature of the Union, which is called Parliament, consists of the two Houses, known as Council of States (Rajya Sabha) and House of the People (Lok Sabha). Each House has to meet within six months of its previous sitting. A joint sitting of two Houses can be held in certain cases.

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

 

Name of Vice PresidentsTenure
Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan 1952-1962
Dr Zakir Hussain1962-1967
Varahagiri Venkatagiri1967-1969
Gopal Swarup Pathak1969-1974
B.D. Jatti1974-1979
Justice Mohammad Hidayatullah1979-1984
R. Venkataraman (B-1910)1984-1987
Dr Shankar Dayal Sharma 1987-1992
K.R. Narayanan1992-1997
Krishan Kant1997-2002
Bhairon Singh Shekhawat2002-2007
Mohammad Hamid Ansari2007-2017
Muppavarapu Venkaiah NaiduAugust 11, 2017 - Incumbent

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