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The first Indian president to exercise franchise in Lok Sabha elections:

The first Indian president to exercise franchise in Lok Sabha elections:
Narayanan entered politics at the request of Indira Gandhi and won three successive general elections to the Lok Sabha in 1984, 1989 and 1991, as a representative of the Ottapalam constituency in Palakkad, Kerala, on a Congress ticket.

He is the first dalit president of India and the first Malayali person to receive the highest office of the country. He was the first president to vote in the Lok sabha elections and addressed the state assembly.