Gov. Narasimhan To Be Elevated As Vice President Of India?
New Delhi: Vice President Of India, Amid Ansari will complete his second five year term by August this year. A few names are on cards for replacing Ansari. E.L.Narasimhan, Governor of Telugu States, is one of the names heard in Delhi circles.
Narasimhan’s second term as Governor ends on May 3, who is the only UPA appointed Governor to survive under NDA Rule. Narasimhan’s views, tips during Surgical Strikes along POK impressed PM Narendra Modi, who wants to elevate Narasimhan as Vice President. Even Narendra Modi was impressed with Narasimhan’s performance as Governor and the balancing act between two Telugu states after bifurcation.
Narasimhan was a close friend of National Security Advisor Ajith Dowal. He worked as Chief of IB for Chhattisgarh up to 2007.
Many names are circulating for post of President. L.K.Advani, RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat and Speaker Sumithra Mahajan are prominent among them. PM Modi, known for taking sensational decisions., was tight lipped and has been maintaining top secrecy.