Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has been announced as the Opposition’ Presidential nominee.
The opposition Congress, CPI and other parties discussed on NDA presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind and announced their candidate. It is inevitable that Presidential elections will not be unanimous. Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee didn’t seem happy with the Kovind’s candidature.
UPA presidential candidate Meira Kumar Expressed gratitude to 17 opposition parties who selected me as Presidential Election candidate. Delighted by opposition’s unity.
Meanwhile, NDA candidate has the support of BJP, NDA partners and also non-NDA partners including Tamilnadu Chief Minister Palaniswamy, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao