Ram Nath Kovind will make an exceptional President: PM Modi

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New Delhi, June 19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind will make an “exceptional” President and continue to be a strong voice for the poor and the marginalised communities.

“I am sure Shri Ram Nath Kovind will make an exceptional President and continue to be a strong voice for poor, downtrodden & marginalised,” the prime minister tweeted.

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.