List Of Prime Minister Essay

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10 31 October 1984 2 December 1989 1984 (8th) Indian National Congress [8] 1984 anti-Sikh riots; significantly reduced License Raj; expanded telecommunications in India; signed the Indo-Sri Lanka Peace Accord; Bofors scandal; nullified the Supreme Court's judgement on Shah Bano case. 7 V. P. Singh (1931–2008) MP for Fatehpur 11 2 December 1989 10 November 1990 [4] 1989 (9th) Janata Dal (National Front) [9] Negotiated terrorist kidnapping of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's daughter; visited Golden Temple to ask for forgiveness for Operation Bluestar; withdrew IPKF from Sri Lanka; initiated fixed quota/reservation for all public sector jobs as per recommendation from Mandal Commission; Ram Janmabhoomi agitation and subsequent loss of vote of no confidence because of it. 8 Chandra Shekhar (1927–2007) MP for Ballia 12 10 November 1990 21 June 1991 – (9th) Samajwadi Janata Party with Bharatiya Janata Party [10] Resigned due to accusations of spying on former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, and subsequent withdrawal of Congress' support; Assassination of Rajiv Gandhi. 9 P. V. Narasimha Rao (1921–2004) MP for Nandyal 13 21 June 1991 16 May 1996 1991 (10th) Indian National Congress [11] Initiated Economic liberalization in India; SEBI Act 1992; formation of National Stock Exchange of India; 1993 Bombay bombings; introduced TADA; Demolition of Babri Masjid. 10 Atal Bihari Vajpayee (1924– ) MP for Lucknow 14 16 May 1996 1 June 1996 [3] 1996† (11th) Bharatiya Janata Party [12] Hung parliament†. Was in power for only 13 days, after BJP could not gather enough support from other parties to form a majority. 11 H. D. Deve Gowda (1933– ) MP for Hassan 15 1 June 1996 21 April 1997 [3] 1996† (11th) Janata Dal (United Front) [12] Hung parliament†. After a failed attempt of forming a BJP government,
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