Rashtrapati Bhawan is the official residence of the President of India. It is located at Raisina Hills. Earlier it was known as "Viceroy's House" and served as the residence of the Viceroy and Governor-General of India. Its first occupant was Lord Irwin who moved into the premises in January 1931. The Rashtrapati Bhawan was designed by architect Edwin Landseer Lutyens who was a major member of the city planning process. It is designed typically in Indian style which includes several circular stone basins, grilles made from red sandstone called jails and several other important architectural elements.