Following time of hectic parleys, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is probable to disclose its place on the presidential election Thursday. Opposition Leaders in the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley are possible to publicize the applicant’s name at a press conference planned at 12 noon.
BJP was put in a tight spot by the Shiv Sena, which not only preferential Mukherjee but urged additional political aprties also to back the finance minister. One more major ally, Janata Dal-United is too allegedly not in favour of putting up a applicant against Mukherjee.
A BJP leader said “ The party management feels that entering a applicant is necessary to sign its uniqueness from and opposition to Congress at a time when the last appears to be progressively losing ground because of dishonesty scandals, and a slipping financial system symbolized by increasing prices and the lessening rupee. “It is not concerning winning. Opposition parties contested every one presidential polls when they stand no possibility of achievement. Even by the yardstick of votes polled, an opposition candidate enjoys a genuine possibility of polling close to 3,73,000 votes the tally that former CJI K Subba Rao posted in 1973, the finest ever presentation by an opposition applicant.