Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil is a prominent political figure in India, having served as the country's first woman President from 2007 to 2012. Born on December 19, 1934 in the small village of Nadgaon in Maharashtra, she grew up in a middle-class family and received her education at local schools before earning a degree in law from Government Law College, Mumbai.
After completing her education, Patil began practicing law and became involved in local politics. She was elected to the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly in 1962, and went on to hold various positions in state and national politics, including serving as a member of Parliament and as a cabinet minister in the government of Maharashtra.
In 2007, Patil was nominated as the presidential candidate of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), a coalition of political parties, and was elected as the President of India with an overwhelming majority. As President, Patil worked to promote women's empowerment, education, and social justice, and sought to improve relations with India's neighbors. She also focused on strengthening the country's economic development and fostering a culture of peace and non-violence.
During her tenure as President, Patil made several historic visits to other countries, including a trip to the United States, where she met with President George W. Bush and addressed the United Nations General Assembly. She also visited several other countries, including China, South Africa, and Brazil, and worked to strengthen India's ties with these nations.
In addition to her political career, Patil is known for her philanthropic work and has supported various charitable causes throughout her life. She is a patron of the All India Mahila Congress, a women's wing of the Indian National Congress party, and has also served as the president of the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee.
Overall, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil has had a long and distinguished career in Indian politics and has made significant contributions to the country's development. Her leadership and dedication to social justice and women's empowerment have earned her a place in the pantheon of India's most respected leaders.
File:The President, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil with Queen Elizabeth
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He was an ocean of knowledge. Patil has worked actively for the welfare of women and children and the underprivileged sections of society. She attended the International Council on Social Welfare conferences at Nairobi and at Puerto Rico. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, Former President of India. The findings and suggestions of this committee finally led to establishment of a Mission for the Socio-Economic Empowerment of Women by Govt. Public Life: In her long public life, she has been associated with several institutions in wide ranging capacities.
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The Union Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs, Shri Vayalar Ravi and other dignitaries are also seen. If the army lost its dhwaj to the hands of enemy, then it means disgrace and if the army capture the dhwaj of the enemy, then it means an honour. The user must acknowledge the provider, source, and license of data by explicitly publishing the attribution statement, including the DOI Digital Object Identifier , or the URL Uniform Resource Locator , or the URI Uniform Resource Identifier of the data concerned. After the final salute, the battalion, together with the band and pipes and drums, marches off in quick time, and the colour guard squad marches off the field. She also spoke of Dr. Amidst all this chaos, a visibly shaken boy approached her car.
File:The President, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil presenting Padma Vibhushan Award to Dr. Prathap Chandra Reddy, at the Civil Investiture Ceremony
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Even as an MLA, she pursued her studies as a law student. While in college, she took active part in sports, excelled in table tennis and won several shields at various Inter-collegiate tournaments. The armies of the king or emperor were also carries the 'Dhwajs'. Hiranandani Oration and Award function Padmabhushan Dr. Then, the President's Colour is received by an officer designated as Nishan Adhikari on behalf of the military or police unit in question during the parade by the President or any other designated person on behalf of him or her, who serves as the unit ensign holding rank of lieutenant in the Army, sublieutenant in the Navy and flying officer in the Air Force.
President Murmu greets former president Pratibha Patil on her birthday
That year was 2007. Patil has worked actively for the welfare of women and children and the underprivileged sections of society. The Statesman's Yearbook 2009: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World. Subsequently she was continuously elected four times as MLA from the Edlabad Muktai Nagar constituency till 1985. If the parade marches past in slow time before the quick march segment the same pattern is observe with the sole exception of the Navy's colour which is also dipped in a slow time march.
Apart from being on the position of Director and Vice-Chairperson of National Federation of Urban Cooperative Banks and Credit Societies, Smt. May God bless her with long and healthy life in service of the nation. This colour, the President's Colour of the Navy, is the basis of the President's colours of all commands and services of the Navy. Pratibha Patil proved her mettle during her presidential term. President Pratibha Patil: India's First Woman President.
On 6 October 1983, President Dr. While in the Lok Sabha, Smt. Pratibha Patil, who was the Deputy Health Minister at that time. On 24 October 1988, President Dr. She was a Member of the AICC I delegation to Bulgaria in 1985 and represented as Member, Commonwealth Presiding Officers Conference in London in 1988. Pratibha Devisingh Patil with the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman awardees for 2009, at the 7th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, in Chennai on January 09, 2009.