Home / Video / Watch Video of Ram Nath Kovind taking oath as 14th President of India

Watch Video of Ram Nath Kovind taking oath as 14th President of India

Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th President of India

Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14th President of India

Election of President of India was held on 17 July 2017 with the votes counted and the results announced on 20 July 2017.

Retiring President Pranab Mukherjee’s term of office was due to expire on 24 July 2017.

He had declined to seek re-election due to health concerns.

Serving Governor of Bihar Sh. Ram Nath Kovind of the Bharatiya Janata Party had the backing of the governing National Democratic Alliance coalition.He contested against opposition candidate Meira Kumar of the Indian National Congress in the vote.

Sh. Ram Nath Kovind secured roughly two thirds of the votes from the electoral college of elected members of Parliament, State Legislatures and was elected to a five-year term as President.

Sh. Ram Nath Kovind’s term of office began on 25 July 2017.

 

Facebook Comments
Election Ram Nath Kovind
Next Justice Dipak Misra all set to be the 45th Chief Justice of India: Centre clears his name

Check Also

Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar Sworn in by President as CJI

Video of Swearing in Ceremony of Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar as Chief Justice of India at Rashtrapati Bhawan on 4.1.2017

Video of Swearing in Ceremony of Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar as Chief Justice of India at Rashtrapati Bhawan on 4.1.2017

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *