Indian Politics

List of Prime Ministers Of India, All Prime Ministers of India till date, Prime Ministers of India after Independence, Prime Ministers Since 1945

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List of Prime Ministers of India

No.

Name

Party

Tenure

(birth–death); constituency

(Alliance)

1

Jawaharlal Nehru

Indian National Congress

15-Aug

27-May

16 years,286 days

(1889–1964)

1947

1964[†]

MP for Phulpur

 

 

 

 

 

2

Gulzarilal Nanda

Indian National Congress

27-May

9-Jun

13 days

(1898–1998)

1964

1964

MP for Sabarkantha

 

 

3

Lal Bahadur Shastri

Indian National Congress

9-Jun

11-Jan

1 year, 216 days

(1904–66)

1964

1966[†]

MP for Allahabad

 

 

-2

Gulzarilal Nanda

Indian National Congress

11-Jan

24-Jan

13 days

(1898–1998)

1966

1966

MP for Sabarkantha

 

 

4

Indira Gandhi

Indian National Congress

24-Jan

24-Mar

11 years, 59 days

(1917–84)

1966

1977

MP for Rae Bareli

 

 

5

Morarji Desai

Janata Party

24-Mar

28-Jul

2 years, 126 days

(1896–1995)

1977

1979[RES]

MP for Surat

 

 

6

Charan Singh

Janata Party (Secular)

28-Jul

14-Jan

170 days

(1902–87)

with INC

1979

1980[RES]

MP for Baghpat

 

 

 

-4

Indira Gandhi

Indian National Congress (I)

14-Jan

31-Oct

4 years, 291 days

(1917–84)

1980[§]

1984[†]

MP for Medak

 

 

7

Rajiv Gandhi

Indian National Congress (I)

31-Oct

2-Dec

5 years, 32 days

(1944–91)

1984

1989

MP for Amethi

 

 

8

V. P. Singh

Janata Dal

2-Dec

10-Nov

343 days

(1931–2008)

(National Front)

1989

1990[NC]

MP for Fatehpur

 

 

 

9

Chandra Shekhar

Samajwadi Janata Party

10-Nov

21-Jun

223 days

(1927–2007)

with INC

1990

1991

MP for Ballia

 

 

 

10

P. V. Narasimha Rao

Indian National Congress (I)

21-Jun

16-May

4 years, 330 days

(1921–2004)

1991

1996

MP for Nandyal

 

 

11

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Bharatiya Janata Party

16-May

1-Jun

16 days

(born 1924)

1996

1996[RES]

MP for Lucknow

 

 

12

H. D. Deve Gowda

Janata Dal

1-Jun

21-Apr

324 days

(born 1933)

(United Front)

1996

1997[RES]

MP (Rajya Sabha) for Karnataka

 

 

 

13

I. K. Gujral

Janata Dal

21-Apr

19-Mar

332 days

(1919–2012)

(United Front)

1997

1998

MP (Rajya Sabha) for Bihar

 

 

 

-11

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Bharatiya Janata Party

19-Mar

22-May

6 years, 64 days

(born 1924)

(NDA)

1998[§]

2004

MP for Lucknow

 

 

 

14

Manmohan Singh

Indian National Congress

22-May

26-May

10 years, 4 days

(born 1932)

(UPA)

2004

2014

MP (Rajya Sabha) for Assam

 

 

 

15

Narendra Modi

Bharatiya Janata Party

26-May

Incumbent

0 years, 56 days

(born 1950)

(NDA)

2014

MP for Varanasi

 

 

 

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