In advance of Droupadi Murmu filing her papers for the upcoming election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with her on Thursday. In a tweet, Prime Minister Modi stated everybody in India has backed Droupadi Murmu’s nomination for president. “Her understanding of grassroots problems and vision for India’s development is outstanding,” PM Modi said through a tweet.
Droupadi Murmu has received multiple praise from PM Modi for ‘devoting her life to serving society and empowering the poor’. ‘Confident she will be a great President of our nation,’ according to PM Modi.
On Tuesday evening, the BJP-led NDA selected Droupadi Murmu as its presidential candidate, while the opposition parties named Yashwant Sinha, a former finance minister, as their nominee for the office.