|Dr. Manmohan Singh|
• Born : 26th September, 1932
• Birth Place : Gah, West Punjab, Pakistan
- Has got the doctorate in Economics from Oxford University.
- Is an economist by training and has formerly served in the International Monetary Fund.
- Is a low-key politician, enjoying an image as 'squeaky clean'.
- Has worked as a finance minister under Prime Minister Narasimha Rao from 1991 to 1996.
- Was awarded the Outstanding Parliamentarian Award in 2002.
- Has worked as the leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha from 1998 to 2004.
- Has also worked as the governor of Reserve Bank of India from 1982 to 1985.
- Received Padma Vibhushan in 1987.
- Working as a Prime Minister since May, 2004 of the Congress-led Alliance Parties.