Biju Janata Dal extends support to opposition Vice Presidential nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi

19 July, 2017, 00:42 | Author: Chad Mckenzie
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Mr. Naidu's role, as Union Minister for Urban Development, in the execution of Chennai Metro Rail came in for appreciation from Jayalalithaa in July past year, while commissioning work on the Tiruvottiyur-WIMCO Nagar section.

Naidu said he would continue as a member of the Rajya Sabha and cast his vote in the vice presidential poll.

"Gandhi is a better candidate for the post instead of Venkaiah Naidu who has been chosen by the ruling NDA", said Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra.

Venkaiah Naidu has served as the BJP President between 2002 and 2004. Naidu thanked Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah, NDA's allies and other parties for backing his candidacy. He stated that he will remain as a Rajya Sabha MP.

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Gandhi went on to add, "Janta aur rajneeti ke beech ek khaai bani huyi hai, main use kam karna chahta hoon (there is a gap between people and politics, I want to reduce that gap)". On Monday, Naidu met the Prime Minister before the BJP parliamentary board finalised and announced the decision to pick Naidu as the vice-presidential candidate for the government.

The group is also the ideological parent of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's BJP, which controls enough seats in federal and state legislatures to push its favored candidate. I extend my support to Gopalkrishna Gandhi for Vice-Presidential elections, Pattnaik told media.

With Mr. Naidu's choice as the Vice Presidential candidate, the BJP has also given a broad hint about expanding its footprint in the Southern States.

He held the portfolios of Parliamentary Affairs, Information and Broadcasting and Urban Development in PM Narendra Modi's government.

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Besides, Janata Dal United's Sharad Yadav, Communist Party of India-Marxist leader Sitaram Yechury, Nationalist Congress Party's Tariq Anwar and Praful Patel, Communist Party of India's D. Raja, DMK's Kanimozhi, Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien, Samajwadi Party's Satish Chandra Mishra, and National Conference's Farooq Abdullah were among those present wit Gopal Gandhi. The present strength of electors is 790, including 233 elected members of the Rajya Sabha and 12 nominated members, and 543 members of the Lok Sabha.

Naidu said he would not take some names of the leaders who have informally extended support to him till they make the formal announcement.

"My party brought me up". After Emergency, he was elected to the Andhra Pradesh assembly in 1978 and was a legislator till 1985.

"At 68, Mr. Naidu is the senior-most leader in the party after the trio of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Home Minister L.K. Advani and former Human Resources Development Minister Murli Manohar Joshi".

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