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Congratulations pour in from states for Draupadi Murmu as she wins Presidential poll

Celebrations broke out outside the Rajasthan BJP headquarters in Jaipur and the party workers burst firecrackers and distributed sweets as Murmu emerged victorious in the presidential poll.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Droupadi Murmu's tally boosted by cross-voting from Opposition members

Murmu won by an overwhelming margin against Sinha, receiving over 64 per cent valid votes cast by MPs and MLAs, comprising the electoral college, to become the country's 15th president.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Droupadi Murmu elected as India's first tribal President, saffron camp erupts in celebration

According to sources, 17 MPs have cross-voted in the Presidential elections, in favour of Droupadi Murmu.

published on : 21st July 2022

Droupadi Murmu's hometown confident of her win, gears up for celebration

There is enthusiasm among the people as for the first time, someone from the state is tipped to occupy the country's topmost constitutional post.

published on : 21st July 2022

Why Droupadi Murmu is important

Her victory symbolises a tribute to all leaders of tribal communities who have always worked hard to uphold the traditions, heritage and identity of the Scheduled Tribes.

published on : 20th July 2022

From Dr Shankar Dayal Sharma to Pranab Mukherjee: Remembering last five Presidents of India

With just a few hours left for the 2017 presidential poll let us take a look at the past five presidents of India.

published on : 17th July 2017