NT(HT): India: A noticeably passionate President-elect, Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said he will work towards securing the Constitution and maintaining its esteems, and will serve the country to guarantee joy for all.
“This is an extremely passionate minute,” Kovind told journalists in the wake of being chosen President of India. “This is a major obligation regarding me.”
“There could be numerous such Ram Nath Kovinds who are getting splashed in the rain. Many are striving to win their job in this rain. I speak to each one of those persevering individuals. This is likewise a message to the individuals who acquire their job with diligent work and genuineness,” he said.
Kovind stated, “I neither idea I would be chosen to this post, nor was this my point. In any case, my everlasting soul to serve the general public and my nation has brought me here.” “This soul is additionally the custom of our nation. My race to the post of President mirrors the significance of Indian popular government.”
He stated, “I might want to thank the general population of this nation, all political gatherings and all the general population delegates.” Kovind likewise expressed gratitude toward his opponent and previous Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar, and wished well for her future.
Kovind, the decision National Democratic Alliance’s hopeful, was on Thursday announced chosen as the fourteenth President of India, crushing Kumar, after vote tally in Parliament House.