1. Jawaharlal Nehru (INC) – 1947-64


   Gulzarilal Nanda (INC)-1964 -64 (acting prime minister)


2. Lal Bahadhoor Sasthri (INC) -1964-1966


   Gulzarilal Nanda (INC) – 1966-66 (acting prime minister)


3. Indira Gandhi (INC) – 1966-77


4. Morarji Desai (Janatha Party)– 1977-79


5. Charan Singh (Janatha Party)– 1979-80


(3). Indira Gandi (INC) - 1980-84


6. Rajiv Gandhi (INC) – 1984-89


7. V. P. Singh (Janatha Dal) - 1989-90


8. Chandhrasekhar (Samajvadi Janatha Party) - 1990-91


9. V. P. Narasimharao (INC) - 1991-96


10. A.B.Vajpayee (BJP) – 1996-96


11. HD Deve Gowda (Janatha Dal) – 1996-97


12. I.K. Gujral (Janatha Dal) – 1997-98


(10). Atal Bihari Vajpayee (BJP) – 1998-2004


13. Manmohan Singh (INC) – 2004-14


14. Narendra Modi (BJP) – 2014-