Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind is NDA's pick for prez

Kovind is likely to file his papers on June 23, BJP president Amit Shah said after a nearly two-hour meeting of the BJP Parliamentary Board.

Press Trust of India
New Delhi, Publish Date: Jun 19 2017 3:29PM | Updated Date: Jun 19 2017 3:29PM
Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind is NDA's pick for prezFile Photo
The BJP today named Dalit leader and Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind as the NDA's candidate for the post of president.
 
Kovind is likely to file his papers on June 23, BJP president Amit Shah said after a nearly two-hour meeting of the BJP Parliamentary Board.
 
He said political parties had been informed of the NDA's choice.
 
"I hope all will agree to the name," he said at a press conference.