Ramnath Kovind, who is going to become the 14th President of the country, belongs to the Dalit community. Since 1991, Kovind has joined the BJP as the national president of the Dalit front. The organization working for leprosy patients is the Kovind patron of Divya Prem Seva Mission. According to BJP leaders in this background, at a time when this was the case, when the party wanted to present Kovind as a Dalit face against BSP chief Mayawati.
Ramnath Kovind, a small village of Parokh, in the town of Darrapur Tehsil in Kanpur city, was initially educated from Khanpur village of Sandalpur block. From Kanpur’s BSD Inter College, he studied till 12th standard. In Kanpur University he has been studying Advocacy from BCom and later DAV Law College. Kovind started the practice in the Delhi High Court. Then practiced for 16 years in the Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court.
Kovind was appointed Governor of Bihar on August 8, 2015, then Nitish Kumar had opposed it. He said that this appointment was made without consultation with him. However, there was a better interaction between them later. The result of this was that after the announcement of his candidature, Nitish Kumar did not hesitate to support him.
Kovind was elected Member of Parliament from Rajya Sabha for the first time in Uttar Pradesh in 1994. He was a Rajya Sabha MP for 12 years. During this, he raised many issues related to education. He has also been a member of several parliamentary committees. Kovind’s identity has been in the form of a dalit face. In student life, Kovind worked for scheduled castes, tribes and women.
Kovind was also the President of Tribal, Petroleum and Natural Gas, Social Justice, Law, Justice System and Rajya Sabha House Committee. Represented India in the United Nations and addressed the United Nations General Assembly in October 2002.
A senior BJP official said, “He is considered to be a big face of the party in the state unit.” Covind also took over the post of the national president and spokesman of the party’s scheduled Morcha, due to the Dalit image, BJP once again attacked them in May against Mayawati. It was also thinking of a project, but it did not happen later. ” He said that after fighting the elections from Ghatampur, Kovind was constantly in contact with the regional workers.