Rairangpur ( Odisha ): A day after the announcement of 64-year-old Droupadi Murmu’s name as the NDA’s Presidential candidate, setting the stage for India’s first tribal President, the former Jharkhand Governor visited several temples in Rairangpur area of her home town Mayurbhanj district in Odisha to offer prayers ahead of her departure to Delhi.
Murmu also visited Brahma Kumaris center in Rairangpur. She was given a grand welcome and the Brahma Kumaris of Rairangpur said they are excited over her candidature.
“We are extremely happy over her selection. Even when she was the Governor of Jharkhand, she never had any air. She is a very simple and down to earth person,” said a Brahma Kumari.