Venkaiah Naidu files nomination for VP

venkaiah-nominationSenior BJP leader M. Venkaiah Naidu filed his nomination for the post of Vice President in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other ministers.

He has quit as Union Information and Broadcasting and Urban Development Minister after being chosen as the ruling NDA’s Vice Presidential candidate.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah, senior leaders L.K. Advani, Sushma Swaraj and several others, including V. Maitreyan, leader of the AIADMK, MPs of  TDP, TRS, YSRCP  and the Indian National Lok Dal, accompanied Naidu when he filed his nomination papers.