Prime News, National, Patna (Bihar), June 21:- In a major blow to the Opposition, the Janata Dal (United) on Wednesday confirmed they will support the National Democratic Alliance’s (NDA) Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind.
“All the leaders have decided that we will support Ram Nath Kovind for the post of President. He is Bihar’s first Governor who has been nominated for this post. We are very happy with this, it is the matter of Bihar’s development,” senior JD (U) leader Ratnesh Sada said after meeting all the party leaders, here.
The development comes ahead of the major Opposition meeting slated to be held on Thursday.
-(NGB, Inputs: Agencies)