General Knowledge

List of Prime Ministers of India since Independence

All Indian Prime Ministers List

Narendra Modi (Narendra Damodardas Modi) take charge on 26 May 2014. Here is the list of all Prime Ministers of India since 1947 for General Knowledge.

1. Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru - First Prime Minister of India

Jawaharlal Nehru – First Prime Minister of India

Period: August 15, 1947 to May 27, 1964

2. Gulzarilal Nanda

Gulzarilal Nanda

Gulzarilal Nanda

Period: May 27, 1964 – June 9, 1964

3. Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri

Period: June 9, 1964 – January 11, 1966

4. Gulzarilal Nanda

Gulzarilal Nanda

Gulzarilal Nanda


Period: January 11, 1966 – January 24, 1966

5. Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi


Period: January 24, 1966 – March 24, 1977

6. Morarji Desai

Morarji Desai

Morarji Desai


Period: March 24, 1977 – July 28, 1979

7. Ch. Charan Singh

Chaudhary Charan Singh

Chaudhary Charan Singh


Period: July 28, 1979 – January 14, 1980

8. Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi


Period: January 14, 1980 – October 31, 1984

9. Rajiv Gandhi

Rajiv Gandhi

Rajiv Gandhi


Period: October 31, 1984 – December 2, 1989

10. VP Singh

VP Singh

VP Singh


Period: December 2, 1989 – November 10, 1990

11. Chandra Shekhar

Chandra Shekhar

Chandra Shekhar


Period: November 10, 1990 – June 21, 1991

12. PV Narasimha Rao

P. V. Narasimha Rao

P. V. Narasimha Rao


Period: June 21, 1991- May 16, 1996

13. AB Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee


Period: May 16, 1996 – June 1, 1996

14. HD Deve Gowda

H. D. Deve Gowda

H. D. Deve Gowda


Period: June 1, 1996 – April 21, 1997

15. IK Gujral

I. K. Gujral

I. K. Gujral


Period: April 21, 1997 – March 19, 1998

16. Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee


Period: March 19, 1998 – May 22, 2004

17. Manmohan Singh

Manmohan Singh

Manmohan Singh


Period: May 22, 2004 – May 26, 2014

18. Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi


Period: 26 May 2014 – Till Date

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