Not in the race of Raisina Hill : President Pranab Mukherjee
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 25-May-2017


New Delhi, May 25 :  Refuting  all the  reports  about his second term as the President ahead of the crucial Presidential polls in the month of July, President Pranab Mukherjee indirectly hinted that he may not be in the race for Raisina Hill.

Speaking at a farewell tea organised for his Press Secretary Venu Rajamony  President Mukherjee said,"I have exactly two months to go. July 25, a new President will assume office. I am sending back officials who have worked with me, back to their ministries and departments.”

In his remarks, Mukherjee said after a hectic political life he had been wondering whether he would fit into the President's post where the incumbent has to work under Constitutional rules.