Source: News Bharati English15 Jul 2017 16:00:18


MUMBAI, JULY 15:  NDA Candidate Ram Nath Kovind today met NDA lawmakers ahead of the Crucial presidential poll. On his arrival, Kovind was greeted by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Union ministers Nitin Gadkari and RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale.

From the airport, Kovind left for the Garware Club in south Mumbai, where he addressed the joint meeting of NDA MPs and legislators in the state.

After Mumbai Kovind is scheduled to visit the home state of PM Narendra Modi. Kovind will be welcomed at the airport by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, his deputy Nitin Patel, several ministers and senior BJP leaders.

Kovind will then head to Gandhinagar, where he will hold a meeting with BJP MP from Gujarat, state legislators and the party's BJP's core committee members regarding the upcoming presidential. Kailash Vijayvargiya will be present during this meeting. Voting for the most awaited presidential election is scheduled on July 17 and the counting will take place on July 20,