JP Nadda, Rajnath Singh to consult other parties before Presidential elections

BJP has authorized party president JP Nadda and Union minister Rajnath Singh to hold consultations with political parties other than ruling NDA allies and opposition UPA constituents on the upcoming presidential elections.

This comes a day after West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC chief Mamata Banerjee wrote to opposition leaders and chief ministers of non-BJP ruled states requesting them to attend a meeting in Delhi on June 15 to chalk out a joint strategy .