Pranab Kumar Mukherjee; born 11 December 1935) is the 13th and current President of India. Mukherjee was born to a Bengali Kulin Brahmin family at Mirati in the Bengal province of British India now in West Bengal. His father was kamada kinkar Mukherjee and his mother was rajlakshmi Mukherjee.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today released a book comprising a photo essay on President Pranab Mukherjee during his presidency. Also seen are Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh both congratulated Pranab Mukherjee on his election as President.
About Pranab Mukherjee Pranab Kumar Mukherjee is the thirteenth and present President of India, holding the position since July 2012. An octogenarian and a member of the Indian National Congress, Pranab Mukherjee is a seasoned Indian politician with a political career span of about six decades.
The first President of India, Rajendra Prasad, reaffirmed that the office ought not to be a reason for instability in our parliamentary democracy. During the political confrontations between the communist government in Kerala and the Congress party, Prasad made it clear in his letter to Gyanvati Darbar on July 10, 1959, that there had been a “certain misunderstanding regarding the position.
School childrens after President Pranab Mukherjee flagged off the '100 million for 100 million' campaign for childs Rights in New Delhi. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images.Learn More
President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri award to Arunima Sinha during a Civil Investiture Ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan on March 30, 2015 in New Delhi, India. Anurima Sinha is the first. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images.Learn More
NEW DELHI: Days before Pranab Mukherjee demits office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today voiced his deep admiration and emotional bonding with the outgoing President, saying he cared for him. The book- a photo essay brought out by the Statesman group- he said it would spotlight the humane aspect of the president who is often seen by people.Learn More
He is a former President but with the invite to be chief guest at an RSS event next month, Pranab Mukherjee has sent out signals that he is not a write-off just yet. While many are stumped in the.Learn More
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth met President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Saturday evening. Earlier in the day, India and Mauritius.Learn More
India News: President Pranab Mukherjee addressed the nation on the eve of the 65th Republic Day. Following is the text of the President's address on the occasion.Learn More
Naidu said people in public life must understand that they were only rivals and not enemies. Quoting the former President Pranab Mukherjee’s advice, he said, “Discuss Debate and Decide but not Disturb” should be the best way forward for the effective functioning of the democratic institutions.Learn More
OSLO, NORWAY - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) The President of India Pranab Mukherjee, King Harald V of Norway, daughter of The President of India Sharmistha Mukherjee, Queen Sonja of Norway, Princess Mette-Marit of Norway and Prince Haakon of Norway attend the official welcoming ceremony at the Royal Palace during the first day of the state visit from India during the first day of the state visit from.Learn More
New Delhi: On the eve of India’s 68th Independence Day, when all eyes are on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maiden speech from the Red Fort’s ramparts, President Pranab Mukherjee invoked the.Learn More
New Delhi: Former President Pranab Mukherjee Monday said economy is the last priority for politicians. Recalling how former finance minister Yashwant Sinha was kept from presenting a regular budget under late prime minister Chandra Shekhar, Mukherjee agreed with what Sinha wrote in his book Relentless. “Saving the government was more important, I was told,” Mukherjee read from Sinha’s book.Learn More
Pranab Mukherjee (born 11 December 1935) is an Indian politician.He was the 13th President of India serving from 2012 through 2017. Mukherjee became President on 25 July 2012. Before Mukherjee became President, he had served as Foreign, Defence, Commerce and Finance Minister at different times in his political career. Mukherjee has also served as a member of both Lok Sabha (twice) and Rajya.Learn More
President Pranab Mukherjee addresses a gathering in New Delhi.(PTI Photo) President Pranab Mukherjee said on Sunday there has been differences of opinion between him and Prime Minister Narendra.Learn More