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Droupadi Murmu takes oath as 15th President of India | Daily Current Affairs Dose

Droupadi Murmu takes oath as 15th President of India | Daily Current Affairs Dose

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Droupadi Murmu takes oath as 15th President of India | Daily Current Affairs Dose

Newly-elected Droupadi Murmu was sworn in as 15th President of India today. Droupadi She was administered oath by the Chief Justice of India (CJI) N. V. Ramana at the Central Hall of Parliament.

President Droupadi Murmu is the first tribal person and the second woman to hold the position.

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Union Ministers, Governors, Chief Ministers, Heads of Diplomatic Missions, Members of Parliament, and principal Civil and Military Officers of the Government of India were present in the Swearing-in Ceremony.

Who is Droupadi Murmu?

Droupadi Murmu was born 20 June 1958 in Mayurbhanj, Odisha. The 64-year-old Droupadi Murmu is the youngest President of India. She is also the first President of India who was born after Independence.

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Droupadi Murmu joined politics in 1997 and was elected Councillor in Rairangpur Notified Area Council of Odisha. Droupadi Murmu served twice as an MLA from Rairangpur Assembly Constituency from 2000 to 2009 and once as a Minister for Commerce, Transport, Fisheries, and Animal Resources Development in Odisha Government.

Droupadi Murmu took oath as the Governor of Jharkhand on 18 May 2015 and held office till 2021. (inp:newsOnair)

Important facts for upcoming exams from the above Current Affairs Topic

  • Droupadi Murmu was born: 20 June 1958, Mayurbhanj, Odisha
  • Political party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
  • Spouse(s): Shyam Charan Murmu
  • Alma mater: Rama Devi Women's University
  • Profession: Teacher

Important facts for upcoming exams from India

  • President of India: Droupadi Murmu 
  • Vice President of India: Venkaiah Naidu 
  • Prime Minister of India: Narendra Modi 
  • Chief Justice of India: N. V. Ramana 
  • Lok Sabha Speaker of India: Om Birla 
  • Capital of India: New Delhi 
  • Largest city of India: Mumbai 
  • Official languages of India: Hindi / English 
  • Currency of India: Indian rupee (₹) (INR) 
  • Total Population of India 2018 estimate: Neutral increase 1,352,642,280

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