Ramanth Kovind - the Presidential candidate nominee for NDAYes, Modi made it once again springing surprise to everyone. Ramnath Kovind, the Governor of Bihar has been confirmed as the NDA's Presendential candidate for the President's election. It is very clear that Ramnath Kovind, a dalit leader is going to be the next President of India.
The 71 year old veteran hails from Dehar District in Uttar Pradesh and served as MP (Rajya Sabha) for two terms during1994-2000 and 2000-2006. He was an advocate by profession and served as a Central Government Advocate in the Delhi High Court from 1977 to 1979 and Central Government Standing Counsel in Supreme Court from 1980 to 1993. He joined BJP (erstwhile Jansangh) in 1977 and served as Private Secretary to Morarji Desai during his tenure as Prime Minister.