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Dr. Rajendra Prasad became the first President of India

Dr. Rajendra Prasad became the first President of India on 24 January 1950. Dr. Rajendra Prasad enhanced as the first President of the Republic of India. The first president of Independent India, Rajendra Prasad was born on December 3, 1884. He kept the position of the first President of India from the year 1950 to 1962. A political director by profession and an attorney by practice, Prasad became a member of the Indian National Congress throughout the Indian Independence campaign. He rose as one of the influential leaders from the area of Bihar and a determined follower of Mahatma Gandhi. 

Dr. Rajendra Prasad taking the oath as the first President of India
Dr. Rajendra Prasad taking the oath as the first President of India

Rajendra Prasad entered the Indian National Congress (INC) in the year 1911. He became the head of the Bihar and Odisha district and carried Mahatma Gandhi in his freedom campaigns. He has also been sent to jail on numerous occasions, including his imprisonment while the Salt Satyagraha Movement of the year 1931 and the Quit India Movement in the year 1942. 

He was precipitately discharged in 1934 because the government just couldn’t do anything without him. An aftershock had willed Bihar to stumble, and Prasad’s freedom was crucial in organizing assistance purposes in which he succeeded to establish a significant amount of Rs 38 lakh rupees. As an outgrowth of his hard work endeavors, he was elected as the president of Congress for the first time in the year 1935.

By the year 1946, when the memorable Constituent Assembly was accountable for the responsibility of selecting independent India’s Constitution, Rajen babu was charged simultaneously in his position as supervising director of the constituent assembly. On 24 January in the year 1950, he was consistently chosen the ephemeral President of the independence of India. The judgment, notwithstanding, was not without restriction. Jawaharlal Nehru had reportedly stated elected governor-general Rajagopalachari as his preference for the post and even addressed to Prasad carrying the equivalent.

Dr. Rajendra Prasad had performed a significant part in constructing the Indian Constitution. He has conferred the most distinguished civilian award Bharat Ratna in the year 1962. Dr. Rajendra Prasad passed away on February 28, in the year 1963, at the age of 78.