The result of the new President of Republic of India was declared on 21 July 2007.
Mrs Pratibha Tai Patil sponsored by UPA parties has been elected as new President of India defeating her opponent Mr Bhairo Singh Shekhawat .
Out of total polled votes 9,69,422 , Mrs Patil obtained 6,38,116 , while Mr Shekhawat obtained 3,31,306 .
Mrs Pratibha Tai Patil is the first woman President of India who belongs to small district of Maharashtra.
Mrs Pratibha Tai Patil will take oath on 25 July 2007.
After defeat Mr Bhairo Singh Shekhawat Vice President Of India has resigned and submitted his resignation to the President of India.