Pratibha Patil greeting the public
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A Facebook page posted that the 12th President of India, Pratibha Patil, had died. But the news is fake as she is living in her old age and in good health.

Pratibha Patil, an Indian politician, and attorney, presided over India as its 12th president from July 25, 2007, until July 25, 2012. She also got massive recognition as India's first female president.

She was the governor of Rajasthan from 2004 to 2007 and is a member of the Indian National Congress. She was chosen to serve as Rajasthan's 17th governor on November 8, 2004.

During her time in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, Patil held several Cabinet roles. She also had official positions while serving in the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha.

Has Pratibha Patil Died? India 12th President Update Today 

The sudden spread of the news that the politician Pratibha Patil had died earlier this week worried her admirers worldwide.

The July 2022 rumor, however, has already been revealed to be a total fabrication and is merely the most recent in a long line of false celebrity death reports. The former Indian president is fortunate to be still alive and well.

After a Facebook page for the politician called "R.I.P. Pratibha Patil" received close to one million "likes," rumors about her claimed death gained momentum on Saturday.


Hundreds of admirers quickly began posting condolence notes on the Facebook page to express their sorrow over the talented politician's passing. The death fake caused the Twittersphere to go crazy, as usual.

While some gullible followers trusted the message, others were immediately doubtful of the story, possibly having learned their lesson from the numerous phony celebrity death reports that have surfaced in recent months.

As the passing of a politician of Pratibha Patil's standing would be massive news across networks, some said that the information had not been reported on any significant Indian web, indicating that it was a bogus report.

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Pratibha Patil Age Is Eighty-Seven

Pratibha Patil has reached the age of 87 years as of 2022, as she was born on December 19, 1934, as per her Wiki details.

Narayan Rao Patil's daughter is Patil. In the Indian state of Maharashtra's Jalgaon district of the British Raj, in the village of Nagaon, was where she was born on December 19, 1934.

After receiving her early education at R. R. Vidyalaya in Jalgaon, she graduated with a master's degree in political science and economics from Mooljee Jetha College in Jalgaon, followed by a bachelor's degree in law.

After that, Patil started practicing law at the Jalgaon District Court and developed an interest in social topics, including enhancing the circumstances of Indian women.


At 27, she won the Jalgaon constituency seat in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly. She won the Amravati constituency in the 10th Lok Sabha elections of 1991, becoming a member of parliament.

Pratibha Patil Health Condition In 2022

Pratibha Patil must have a good health condition in 2022 as there are no concerns of any sickness or poor health state surrounding her.

The rumors of her death made a lot of people curious about her health updates. However, she has not shown any signs of weakness regarding her health.

As she is old, she may face some minor health issues often, but people need not worry about her health because she is mostly healthy. She is a strong woman, both physically and mentally.

On July 7, 1965, Patil wed Devisingh Ramsingh Shekhawat. The couple's children include a political son named Raosaheb Shekhawat and a daughter named Jyoti Rathore. Her children take care of her.

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