Jagan, Naidu Compete To Woo Kovind
Hyderabad: Tug of war between main parties in Andhra Pradesh was seen on Tuesday to woo the NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind, one at Hyderabad and the other at Vijaywada.
Kovind visited Telugu states as a part of his campaign on Tuesday and met TRS. YSRCP, BJP, TDP party representatives and addressed them.
Kovind said that the office of President should be kept above petty politics and said that he will uphold the highest dignity of the prestigious office.
YSRCP President, Jagan, who seized the first opportunity, surprisingly touched the feet of Kovind at Park Hyatt Hotel who felt that the elections for President and Speaker should be unanimous and that is the reason they supported NDA prior to finalising the candidate.
In Vijayawada, Kovind along with Union Minister Venkiah Naidu met AP CM Naidu and performed puja at TTD. Kovind paid tributes to late NT Rama rao and recalled that he is a great actor and politician.
“For the President, the constitution is , Geetha, Quran, Ramayan and Bible, it is only the guide book by which the President is supposed to work” Kovind Said.
AP CM Naidu praised Kovind by saying he is a non-controversial person in BJP from past 26 years and it is their fortune to vote for Kovind during Presidential elections.