Former Uttar Pradesh Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav on Tuesday said the BJP has chosen a good candidate for President.
Mulayam said 'BJP has given a good candidate. I have very old relations with him [Ram Nath Kovind].'
The SP supremo broke his silence over presidential candidate ahead of dinner meet organised by UP CM Yogi Adityanath in honour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
He further said the BJP has the majority, if 1% or say 5% is required then BJP can manage it. But could not say what would opposition paties on the matter. But, his son Akhilesh Yadav yet to make his opinion on the selection of Presidential candidate.
PM Modi is in Lucknow to perform yoga along with 51,000 participants in Lucknow during the third edition of International Yoga Day on Wednesday.