close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Delhi far for BJP: Manish Tewari

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Tuesday said Delhi is far for the BJP, immaterial of who leads it in General Election.



New Delhi: With debate raging in the BJP over making Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi its prime ministerial candidate, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Tuesday said Delhi is far for the party, immaterial of who leads it in General Election.
"BJP projected Atal Bihari Vajpayee as its prime ministerial candidate in 2004 and lost it. Similar thing happened with LK Advani in 2009. As of now, 2014 elections are far and Delhi is far for BJP," Tewari told reporters.
Former union minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Monday backed Modi for Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate but the party said that a decision will come "at an appropriate time".

IANS

From Zee News

0 Comment - Join the Discussions

trending

photo gallery

video

DNA EXCLUSIVES

President-elect Kovind: Big mandate, bigger pressure

Ram Nath Kovind elected as new President: How it can help PM Modi en route 2019

World Bank treats road safety as public health crisis, so should we

Indian IT’s crisis of innovation: Industry has allowed arrogance to replace its original vision

DNA Edit: Privacy vs public safety