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1 August, 1967: President Dr Zakir Husain paying floral tributes to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his death anniversary. #ThisDayThatYear
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Dr APJ Abdul Kalam feeding an injured fawn in the deer park of Rashtrapati Bhavan. (27 June, 2004)
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Remembering DR APJ Abdul Kalam on his death anniversary. President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam returning from Mughal Gardens after a sudden burst of rainfall. (13 July 2007)
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The former Presidents of India inspecting Guard of Honour at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan after assumption of the office.
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Glimpses of the swearing-in-ceremonies of the former Presidents of India.
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July 10, 1961: President Dr Rajendra Prasad receiving mangoes from a farmer who called on the President at Rashtrapati Bhavan. #ThisDayThatYear
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14 May, 1962: Dr Rajendra Prasad received a rousing welcome from the citizens of Patna on his arrival from New Delhi. Dr Rajendra Prasad can be seen accepting the greetings of the people while driving through the streets lined up with cheering crowd.
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14 May, 1962: On his way to Patna, Dr Rajendra Prasad called on Bharat Ratna Shri Purushottam Das Tandon in Allahabad (now Prayagraj).
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13 May, 1962: Dr Rajendra Prasad left New Delhi by a special train for Sadaqat Ashram, Patna, at the end of his term of office as the first President of India. Photo shows Dr Rajendra Prasad and President Dr S. Radhakrishnan driving-in-state through Connaught Place.
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13 May, 1962: President Dr S. Radhakrishnan presenting Bharat Ratna to Dr Rajendra Prasad who laid down office after serving the nation for 12 years as the President of the Republic. #ThisDayThatYear
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13 May, 1962: Dr S. Radhakrishnan assumed office of the President of India at a special ceremony held at the Central Hall of Parliament. #ThisDayThatYear
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12 May, 1962: President Dr Rajendra Prasad presenting a souvenir to a nursing sister who had attended to the President during his illness at Rashtrapati Bhavan. #ThisDayThatYear
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6 May, 1953: President Dr Rajendra Prasad along with Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, Minister of Railways and Transport, at the Indian Railways Centenary Exhibition at New Delhi. #ThisDayThatYear
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5 May, 1964: President Dr S. Radhakrishnan unveils a portrait of the first President of India, Dr Rajendra Prasad at the Central Hall of Parliament. Vice President Dr Zakir Husain and Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru can also be seen gracing the occasion. #ThisDayThatYear
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April 22, 1954: President Dr Rajendra Prasad distributing gifts to people from the tribal community at Lalmati Korwa colony, Ambikapur, Madhya Pradesh (now in Chhattisgarh). #ThisDayThatYear
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16 April, 1956: President Dr Rajendra Prasad inaugurating the New Delhi Railway Station in the presence of Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, Minister of Railways. #ThisDayThatYear
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06 April, 1960: President Dr Rajendra Prasad meeting Acharya Vinoba Bhave at a village near Sonepat, Haryana. #ThisDayThatYear
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