In 1947, India gained its independence from years of oppressive British rule, the historic year for India.
The Constitution of India was adopted on January 26, 1950, and Rajendra Prasad was elected the first constitutional head of the state, the President of India. Since 1950, India has had 13 full-time Presidents.
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The President of the Republic of India is the head of state of India and the commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces.
Ram Nath Kovind is the newly elected and the 14th President of India. Ram Nath Kovind is a Dalit Leader who belongs to Kanpur and was born in Paraukh village in the Kanpur Dehat district, Uttar Pradesh.