Table of ContentsDraupadi Murmu Nominated for Presidential ElectionDraupadi Murmu BiographyDraupadi Murmu's Husband, Sons and Daughter Draupadi Murmu's Education and Teaching JobDraupadi Murmu's Role as a Minister in OdishaDraupadi Murmu as Governor in JharkhandDraupadi Murmu's Nomination and PoliticsDraupadi Murmu 15th President of IndiaDraupadi Murmu's Nomination and Development in OdishaDraupadi Murmu's Elevation and Women Empowerment Draupadi Murmu Nominated for Presidential Election Mrs. Draupadi Murmu is the proposed 15th presidential candidate from NDA. Opposition parties have fielded former External Affairs Minister Mr. Yashwant Sinha. Draupadi Murmu is the first tribal woman to be nominated for the President’s position in India. Earlier she was a governor in the Jharkhand state. Draupadi Murmu Draupadi Murmu Biography Draupadi Murmu's Husband, Sons and Daughter Draupadi Murmu belongs to a Santhali family in the Mayurbhanj district of Odisha. Her home village is Uparbeda. Her husband Mr. Shyam Charan Murmu passed away in 2014. He was a banker by profession. The family had two sons, both of whom passed away. Draupadi Murmu has a daughter named Itishree Murmu. Itishree Murmu is married to Ganesh Chandra Hembram. She is a banker by profession. She has a daughter. Itishree Murmu daughter Draupadi Murmu's Education and Teaching Job Draupadi Murmu has completed her college education with a BA. She studied in Ramadevi Womern’s University. She worked as a teacher and as an Assistant professor in Shri Aurobindo Integral Education and Research Institute, Rairangpur. Draupadi Murmu's Role as a Minister in Odisha Draupadi Murmu was a minister in the joint government of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and BJP. She independently handled the ministries of Commerce and Transportation and Fisheries and Animal Resources Development at various times in that government. Odisha Legislative Assembly gave Nilkantha Award for best MLA to Draupadi Murmu in 2007. Draupadi Murmu as Governor in Jharkhand She became governor of Jharkhand in 2015. She is the first female tribal to be a governor in any Indian state. Her stint as governor of Jharkhand showed that she is no rubber stamp in any given post of the government. She refused to sign certain bills which were against her conviction during the Raghubar Das led BJP government. Draupadi Murmu's Nomination and Politics Draupadi Murmu Draupadi Murmu’s nomination is observed as a political strategic move by the Narendra Modi led BJP government. Her identity as a traibal woman is going to gain enough political mileage to the NDA front in 2024 parliament elections. Her nomination brought divisions among the opposition unity against Narendra Modi government. Navin Patnaik and Hemant Soren openly asked all the opposition parties to vote for Draupadi Murmu. Draupadi Murmu 15th President of India She became the President-elect on 21 July to be the 15 the President of India defeating Mr Yashwant Sinha. She scored 64.03% of the total votes polled. She took oath under the Chief Justice Mr. NV Ramana. President Draupadi Murmu's speech after after taking oath was appreciated by all. In the speech she said that her election is achievement of every poor of the country · Draupadi Murmu's Nomination and Development in Odisha Her nomination by the NDA government showed its positive impact on the tribal areas around her village in Mayurbhanj. Authorities worked overtime to fix roads, lights,etc. The locals expect that her stint as President of India will definitely bring more developments to the area. Draupadi Murmu's Elevation and Women Empowerment Draupadi Murmu’s certain elevation to the top post is going to boost the women’s empowerment and position in the Indian society. Her tribal identity is going to be a great encouragement for many sidelined women.