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Dr Rajendra Prasad 131st Birth Anniversary: President, PM Pay Tribute To India's First President

New Delhi; Dec.3: President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid floral tributes to India's first President Dr. Rajendra Prasad on the occasion of his 131st birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhawan.

"Tributes to Dr. Rajendra Prasad on his birth anniversary. We remember his exemplary service to our nation," Modi tweeted.

Born on December 3, 1884, Prasad was elected the first president of the country on January 26, 1950, and he continued serving in the post till May 14, 1962.

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