Cassam Uteem

former President of Mauritius

Cassam Uteem, GCSK (born 22 March 1941)[1] is a Mauritian politician. He was President of Mauritius from 30 June 1992 to 15 February 2002 and is the longest serving President of Mauritius, having served for nine years.[2]

Cassam Uteem, GCSK
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2nd President of Mauritius
In office
30 June 1992 – 15 February 2002
Prime MinisterSir Anerood Jugnauth
Vice PresidentSir Rabindranath Ghurburrun
Angidi Chettiar
Preceded bySir Veerasamy Ringadoo
Succeeded byAngidi Chettiar (Acting)
Personal details
Born (1941-03-22) 22 March 1941 (age 81)
Port Louis, British Mauritius


  1. "Cassam Uteem". Archived from the original on 2008-05-26. Retrieved 2009-02-22.
  2. "Cassam Uteem Former President of Mauritius". Global Commission on Drugs. Retrieved 2020-06-02.