Ram Nath Kovind For President: Which Parties Support His Candidature And How The Scales Weigh

Hours after the BJP named Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind, a Dalit leader, as the NDA nominee for the presidential elections, the first signs of division in the Opposition camp emerged though sources said that parties were bracing for a contest. The JD(U) and BSP indicated they were not opposed to Kovind’s candidature, but stopped short of committing support to him. The Congress, Left and Trinamool Congress signalled that a contest appeared to be on the cards.

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    m g
    Jun 21, 2017 at 4:36 pm
    Selection of Mr Kovind for Presidentship of India is a master stroke of BJP, particularly the PM
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