Punjab Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal on Monday said his Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) will follow the decision that will be taken by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in connection to the upcoming Presidential poll.
"We are a part of the NDA. Whatever decision they take we are committed to follow them," the senior SAD leader told reporters on Monday.
Bihar Chief Minister and Janta Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar on Monday said the NDA will decide on Presidential candidate after discussing more on the matter in the upcoming days.
"NDA leaders have decided that we will discuss more on the matter," Kumar said while addressing a press conference on Monday.
Pertinently, the JD(U) is a key ally of the NDA.
He said the NDA will arrive at a ´consensus´ after further discussions on the matter.
Speaking on his party´s stand, Kumar said: "The JD(U) is a part of the NDA. The discussion is going on in the forum of NDA so more discussions will take place in that forum. We do not have any separate stand on the matter."