YSR Congress Party with 17 MLAs and 2 MPs and headed by Jagan Mohan Reddy who is not in good terms with Congress after CBI has arrested him on charges of disproportionate assets case has decided to support UPA candidate Pranab Mukherjee !
Though the party has declared their decision in favour of national interest and above politics and tered abstaining from voting for Presidential Election as against ethics. But, as they say, in politics favors are bond to be returned with counter-favors,it is likely that after the Presidential Election things will start easing out for Jagan for his loyalty and support to the ruling UPA government’s Candidate.
After TMC declaration to support Pranab Mukherjee and TMC Ministers attending the UPA lunch it seems NDA’s Presidential and Vice-Presidential Candidates , P A Sangma and Jaswant Singh ,respectively, are fighting a lost battle with almost zero hope of win !
While,P A Sangma who was assured about TMC’s support has declared he has no complaints with Mamata Banerjee not supporting him,it seems like the last nail in the coffin and NDA candidates clearly having no chance to win .
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TMC has ultimately declared support to its UPA candidate, Pranab Mukherjee for the Presidential Post and it is quite likely that the party would also support Hamid Ansari of its UPA alliance for Vice-President’s post ! Was this the call of the moment or was it Pranab Mukherjee’s troubleshooting talent,whatever it be, Congress would be the ultimate beneficiary. Follow Detailed News