List of Prime Minsters of India

The prime minister of India is the head of the executive of the government of India and also the chief advisor to the president of India. He is the leader of the council of ministers having the majority in the Lok sabha. He is the head of the 'Union Cabinet' appointed by the president of India. He is the chairman of the planning commission of India. The eligibility for prime minister should be

  1. Must be a citizen of India.
  2. Having above 25 years of age for Lok Sabha and above 35 years for Rajya Sabha.
  3. A member of the parliament or union council ministers.

Here is the list of prime ministers of India from 1947 - Present

S.No

Prime Ministers

Year (**from –** to)

1.

Jawaharlal Nehru

1947-64

2.

Gulzarilal Nanda

1964

3.

Lal Bahadur Sashtri

1964-66

4.

Gulzarilal Nanda

1966

5.

Indira Gandhi

1966-77

6.

Morarji Desai

1977-79

7.

Charan Singh

1979-80

8.

Indira Gandhi

1980-84

9.

Rajiv Gandhi

1984-89

10.

V.P.Singh

1989-90

11.

Chandrasekhar

1990-91

12.

P.V.Narasimha Rao

1991-96

13.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

1996

14.

H.D.Dev Gowda

1996-97

15.

Gujral

1997-98

16.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

1998-2004

17.

Manmohan Singh

2004-14

18.

Narendra Modi

2014- present