Draupadi Murmu (born 20 June 1958) is a former Bharatiya Janata Party politician . She is the Indian Republic's 15th President Candidate.

Draupudi Murmu began his career as a schoolteacher before entering state politics.

She was Odisha's first female tribal leader to be appointed as governor of an Indian state(Jharkhand)

From 2015 to 2021, she was the ninth Governor of Jharkhand.

Drapudi Murmu is the second person from a scheduled tribe to be nominated for the position of President of India.

Drapudi Murmu is the second person from a scheduled tribe to be nominated for the position of President of India.