Bharat Ratna, former President of India, Pranab Mukherjee Passes away. He was 84 years old. He became the 13th President of India on July 25, 2012. Born on December 11, 1935, He was college professor before he was first elected to Rajya Sabha for 5 times till 2004 and twice elected to Lok Sabha in 2009-12. In his long distinguished political career he held various important offices as a minister of finance, Defence of Foreign affairs. He was known for remarkable knowledge of International relations, Financial affairs and parliamentary processes. His contribution to Indian politics remains unmatched. Respected by all, even his rivals could trust him for support on issue of national importance. SRGOI pays its tribute to the man who wore many hats in the service of Nation.