Zail Singh

Giani Zail Singh (Jarnail Singh, 5 May 1916 – 25 December 1994) was the seventh President of India serving from 1982 to 1987. Prior to his presidency, he was a politician with the Indian National Congress party, and had held several ministerial posts in the Union Cabinet, including that of Home Minister. He also served as the Secretary-General of the Non-Aligned Movement from 1983 to 1986.
His presidency was marked by Operation Blue Star, the assassination of Indira Gandhi, and the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. He died of injuries in 1994, after a car accident.

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The President of India is the Executive President of the Republic of India. All executive functions of the association are done in his name. According to Article 53, the executive power of the Union lies in them. He is also the highest commander of the Indian Armed Forces. All types of emergencies are imposed and…