Sitaram Yechury on NDA candidate for President
Communist Party of India (CPI) national general secretary Sitaram Yechury, said that a meeting of all Opposition parties will be held on June 22nd and they will decide on whether they will support National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate, Ramnath Kovind as president or not. He said that when Union ministers Venkaiah Naidu and Rajnath Singh, when they met him earlier, asked him for consensus. But they did not give out any names. Now that they have already declared the name, there is no possibility of consensus, he said.