KCR extends support to NDA's Presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind

KCR extends support to NDA's Presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind

THE HANS INDIA |   Jun 19,2017 , 04:36 PM IST

K Chandrashekhar Rao
K Chandrashekhar Rao
K Chandrashekhar Rao

With NDA announcing Ramnath Kovind as the Presidential nominee, Telangana Chief Minister and TRS President K Chandrashekhar Rao has extended his support for the candidate after speaking to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

BJP National President Amit Shah earlier today announced Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind as its candidate for the upcoming polls.

Speaking about the same, KCR said that Ramnath Kovind is a prominent Dalit face and as the Presidential nominee, it is a good decision.

The poll for the next President of India is to be held on July 17 as President Pranab Mukherjee will resisgn from the office on July 25.