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List of Prime Ministers of India since 1947 [Updated]

So far India has seen 15 Prime Ministers including Current prime Minister of India Narendra Damodardas Modi. As per the Forbes, the most powerful people in the world includes Narendra Modi, who is in 9th position in the list.  India’s first prime minister was Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru for the period of 15th August 1947 to 27th May 1964(16 Years). Family of Nehru and Gandhi have been in the prime minister for 37 years. Below we have attached List of prime ministers in India and their period of time and party.

Prime Ministers of India Period of office Party
Jawaharlal Nehru 15 August 1947 – 27 May 1964 Indian National Congress
Gulzarilal Nanda 27 May 1964- 9 June 1964 Indian National Congress
Lal Bahadur Shastri 9 June 1964 – 11 January 1966 Indian National Congress
Gulzarilal Nanda 11 January 1966 – 24 January 1966 Indian National Congress
Indira Gandhi 24 January 1966- 24 March 1977 Indian National Congress
Morarji Desai 24 March 1977 – 28 July 1979 Janata Party
Charan Singh 28 July 1979 – 14 January 1980 Janata Party (Secular)
Indira Gandhi 14 January 1980- 31 October 1984 Indian National Congress
Rajiv Gandhi 31 October 1984-2 December 1989 Indian National Congress
Vishwanath Pratap Singh 2 December 1989- 10 November 1990 Janata Dal
Chandra Shekhar 10 November 1990-21 June 1991 Samajwadi Janata Party
P. V. Narasimha Rao 21 June 1991- 16 May 1996 Indian National Congress
Atal Bihari Vajpayee 16 May 1996-1 June 1996 Bharatiya Janata Party
H. D. Deve Gowda 1 June 1996-21 April 1997 Janata Dal
Inder Kumar Gujral 21 April 1997-19 March 1998 Janata Dal
Atal Bihari Vajpayee 19 March 1998-22 May 2004 Bharatiya Janata Party
Manmohan Singh 22 May 2004-26 May 2014 Indian National Congress
Narendra Modi 26 May 2014- present Bharatiya Janata Party

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