Desk Brief: Why is the President of India Not Elected by the People?

As the tenure of President Ram Nath Kovind comes to an end, political parties are scrambling to decide who would be the 16th President of the Indian Republic. The BJP – led National Democratic Alliance has finalised Draupadi Murmu as its candidate, while Yashwant Sinha has been chosen as the joint opposition’s candidate. The Constitution […]