Draupadi Murmu

Draupadi Murmu has become the 15th President of India. Know about Draupadi Murmu's family, education, political career, previous offices, and other details.

Murmu worked as an assistant professor at the Shri Aurobindo Integral Education and Research Institute, Rairangpur, and as a Junior Assistant at the Irrigation department

Draupadi Murmu Teaching Career

Draupadi Murmu

She was the first female tribal leader from Odisha to be appointed as a Governor of the Indian State 

Draupadi Murmu Award

Draupadi Murmu, in 2007, received the Nilkantha Award for the best MLA ( Member of Legislative Assembly) by Odisha Legislative Assembly.

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Murmu Political Career

Draupadi Murmu joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in 1997 and was elected as the councilor of the Rairangpur Nagar Panchayat. 

Draupadi Murmu Personal Life

Draupadi Murmu was born on June 20, 1958, in Uparbeda village of Mayurbhanj district in Odisha in a Santali tribal family to Biranchi Narayan Tudu.

Draupadi Murmu

"A daughter of India hailing from a tribal community born in a remote part of eastern India has been elected our President!" Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Twitter.

Murmu's background?

Murmu belongs to the Santhal tribe of Odisha which is spread over several states in eastern India. She had worked as a teacher before entering the political arena.

Murmu to take office on July

The term of India's current president, Ram Nath Kovind, ends on July 25, which is when the new president is set to take the oath of office.