“I’m not mad,” says Antony on Presidential post query

Defence Minister Antony was reacting on being asked whether he was a candidate for the Presidential poll.

Written by Agencies | Visakhapatnam | Published: April 4, 2012 6:22 pm

“I am not a mad man. I am a realist and I know my limitations,” was how Defence Minister A K Antony reacted when asked whether he was a candidate for the Presidential elections.

“There should be a limit to ambition… That is madness,” he said,virtually ruling himself out of the race for elections in July when the tenure of President Pratibha Patil ends.

No names for Patil’s successor have emerged yet.

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