INC President 2020 Indian National Congress Presidents List

Indian National Congress is one of the biggest political parties in India. It is responsible for making Central Government and state government in India. INC was firmly formed in 1885 and Indian National Congress was founded by Allan Octavian Hume, Dadabhai Naoroji, Dinshaw Edulji wacha. In the starting era of the 19 century Mahatma Gandhi became the prime leader of Indian National Congress to rule out the Britishers from the Indian Constitution. And they led the Congress to let India become independent from the Great Britain Empire and powerfully influenced the anti-colonial Nationalist movement at the time of British Empire. All INC Presidents took major steps to rule out the Britishers from India. Check out the INC Presidents lists before India’s Independence and After Independence.

Indian National Congress Presidents List till Independence

The AICC elected the First INC President (Womesh Chunder Bonnerjee) who was a barrister and the co-founder and first president of Indian National Congress presiding over its first session. Indian National Congress was basically located at Swaraj Bhawan Allahabad. However after the Independence of India INC was shifted to 7, Jantar Mantar Marg near Jantar Mantar Delhi and subsequently to 24 Akbar Road right behind 10 Janpath, after the 1969 Congress split under Indira Gandhi. Name shown  below was the Important Personalities who played their important role in making India Independent from the rule of Birtishers. 

INC President List 2020 – From Starting

Year of PresidencyName of PresidentLife span & Important RolesPresided Location
1885Womesh Chunder Bonnerjee(29 December 1844 – 19 August 1906)Bombay
1886Dadabhai Naoroji4 September 1825 – 30 June 1917Calcutta
1887Badruddin Tyabji10 October 1844 – 1906Madras
1888George Yule1829–1892Allahabad
1889William Wedderburn25 March 1838 – 25 January 1918Bombay
1890Pherozeshah Mehta4 August 1845 – 5 November 1915Calcutta
1891AnandacharluAugust 1843 – 1908 
1892Womesh Chunder Bonnerjee29 December 1844 – 1906 
1893Dadabhai Naoroji4 September 1825 – 1917 
1894Alfred Webb1834–1908 
1895Surendranath Banerjee10 November 1848 – 6 August 1925 
1896Rahimtulla M. Sayani5 April 1847 – 6 June 1902Calcutta
1897C. Sankaran Nair11 July 1857 – 24 April 1934 
1898Anandamohan Bose23 September 1847 – 20 August 1906 
1899Romesh Chunder Dutt13 August 1848 – 1909 
1900N. G. Chandavarkar2 December 1855 – 1923 
1901Dinshaw Edulji Wacha2 August 1844 – 1936 
1902Surendranath Banerjee10 November 1825 – 1917 
1903Lalmohan Ghosh1848–1909 
1904Henry Cotton1845–1915 
1905Gopal Krishna Gokhale9 May 1866 – 1915Banaras
1906Dadabhai Naoroji4 September 1825 – 1917Calcutta
1907Rashbihari Ghosh23 December 1845 – 1921Surat
1908Rashbihari Ghosh23 December 1845 – 1921Madras
1909Madan Mohan Malaviya25 December 1861 – 1946Lahore
1910William Wedderburn1838–1918 
1911Bishan Narayan Dar1864–1916Calcutta
1912Raghunath Narasinha Mudholkar1857–1921 
1913Nawab Syed Muhammad Bahadur?–1919 
1914Bhupendra Nath Bose1859–1924 
1915Lord Satyendra Prasanna SinhaMarch 1863 – 1928 
1916Ambica Charan Mazumdar1850–1922Lucknow
1917Annie Besant1 October 1847 – 1933Calcutta
1918Madan Mohan Malaviya25 December 1861 – 1946 
1918Syed Hasan Imam31 August 1871 – 1933 
1919Motilal Nehru6 May 1861 – 6 February 1931Amritsar
1920Lala Lajpat Rai28 January 1865 – 17 November 1928Calcutta (special session)
1920C. Vijayaraghavachariar1852 – 19 April 1944Nagpur
1921Chittaranjan Das (President)

 

Hakim Ajmal Khan (Acting President)

1863 – 29 December 1927Ahemdabad
1922Chittaranjan Das5 November 1870 – 16 June 1925Gaya
1923Mohammad Ali Jouhar10 December 1878 – 4 January 1931 
1923Abul Kalam Azad1888 – 22 February 1958Delhi
1924Mahatma Gandhi2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948Belgaum
1925Sarojini Naidu13 February 1879 – 2 March 1949Kanpur
1926S. Srinivasa Iyengar11 September 1874 – 19 May 1941 
1927Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari25 December 1880 – 10 May 1936Madras
1928Motilal Nehru6 May 1861 – 6 February 1931Calcutta
1929 & 30Jawaharlal Nehru14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964Lahore
1931Vallabhbhai Patel31 October 1875 – 15 December 1950Karachi
1932Madan Mohan Malaviya25 December 1861 – 1946 
1933Nellie Sengupta1886–1973 
1934 & 35Rajendra Prasad3 December 1884 – 28 February 1963Bombay
1936Jawaharlal Nehru14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964Lucknow and Faizpur
1937 
1938Subhas Chandra Bose23 January 1897 – 18 August 1945Haripura
1939Subhas Chandra Bose (resigned)
Rajendra Prasad replaced Bose after
the session.
23 January 1897 – 18 August 1945Tripuri
1940–45Abul Kalam Azad1888 – 22 February 1958Ramgarh
1946Jawaharlal Nehru14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964 
1947J. B. Kripalani1888 – 19 March 1982Meerut

INC Presidents Lists After Independence

After the rule of Britishers i.e After India’s Independence AICC elected Many New Presidents for Indian National Congress. Nowadays All India Congress Committee elected the INC President as Sonia Gandhi who is the wife of Rajiv Gandhi. After independence of India Jawaharlal Nehru was the first Prime Minister of India elected by the process of democracy in India. Indian National Congress was the first biggest Political party in India. Sonia Gandhi has served the Congress Party as a president for the longest time within the century from the date of the foundation of Indian National Congress. Sonia Gandhi has served as a president of INC for 19 years from 1998 to 2020.

Year of PresidencyName of PresidentLife span & Important Roles
1948 & 49Pattabhi Sitaraimayya24 December 1880 – 17 December 1959
1950Purushottam Das Tandon1 August 1882 – 1 July 1961
1951 & 52Jawaharlal Nehru14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964
1953
1954
1955U. N. Dhebar21 September 1905 – 1977
1956
1957
1958
1959
1959Indira Gandhi19 November 1917 – 31 October 1984
1960Neelam Sanjiva Reddy19 May 1913 – 1 June 1996
1961
1962 & 63
1964K. Kamaraj15 July 1903 – 2 October 1975
1965
1966 & 67
1968–1969S. Nijalingappa10 December 1902 – 9 August 2000
1970 & 71Jagjivan Ram5 April 1908 – 6 July 1986
1972–74Shankar Dayal Sharma19 August 1918 – 26 December 1999
1975–77Devakanta Barua22 February 1914 – 1996
1977–1978Kasu Brahmananda Reddy28 July 1909 – 20 May 1994
1978–83Indira Gandhi19 November 1917 – 31 October 1984
1983 & 84
1985–91Rajiv Gandhi20 August 1944 – 21 May 1991
1991–96P. V. Narasimha Rao28 June 1921 – 23 December 2004
1996–98Sitaram KesriNovember 1919 – 24 October 2000
1998–2017Sonia Gandhi9 December 1946
2017–2019Rahul Gandhi19 June 1970
2019–Sonia Gandhi9 December 1946
2020Sonia Gandhi 
INC President’s List ?

Here on aicc.org.in is complete list of indian national congress party.

Who is Current President of Congress Party ?

Sonia Gandhi.

Where is INC Head office located ?

New Delhi.

How To Apply To become member of Indian National congress party ?

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