First in Indian Politics

 

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First


1


 First President ofIndia


 Dr. Rajendra Prasad.


2


 First Woman President ofIndia


 Mrs. Pratibha Patil


3


 First Vice President ofIndia


 Dr. S. Radhakrishnan.


4


 First Muslim President ofIndia


 Dr. Zakir Hussain.


5


 First Sikh President ofIndia


 Giani Jail Singh.


6


 First Prime Minister ofIndia


 Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru


7


 First Woman Prime Minister ofIndia


 Mrs. Indira Gandhi.


8


 First Speaker of the Lok Sabha


 G.V. Mavlankar.


9


 First Chief Justice ofIndia


 Justice H.L. Kania.


10


 First Chairman of the Rajaya Sabha


 Dr. S. Radhakrishnan.


11


 First Woman Governor of a State


 Mrs. Sarojini Naidu.


12


 First Woman Chief Minister


 Mrs. Sucheta Kripalani.


13


 First Woman Central Minister


 Rajkumari Amrit Kaur.


14


 First Woman Speaker of Lok Sabha


 Mrs. Shanno Devi.


15


 First Woman IAS Officer


 Anna George.


16


 First Woman IPS Officer


 Kiran Bedi.


17


 First Woman Advocate


 Carnelia Sorabji.


18


 First Woman Judge


 Anna Chandi.


19


 First Woman Judge of High Court


 Anna Chandi.


20


 First Woman Judge of Supreme Court


 M. Fathima Beevi.


21


 First Woman Chief Justice of High Court


 Justice Leela Seth.


22


 First Chairman of Planning Commission


 Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru.


23


 First Chairman of Finance Commission


 K.C. Niyogi.


24


 First Acting Prime Minister ofIndia


 Guljari Lal Nanda.


25


 First Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha


 M. Ananthasayanam Ayyangar.


26


 First recognised leader of opposition in Lok Sabha


 Y.V. Chavan.


27


 First recognised leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha


 Lokpati Tripathi.


28


 First Lok Sabha Election


1952


29


 First Chief Election Commissioner ofIndia


 Sukumar Sen.


30


 First Woman Chief Election Commissioner ofIndia


 Smt. V.S. Rama Devi.