In front of PM Modi and Amit Shah, Droupadi Murmu registers her nomination as an NDA presidential candidate.

Droupadi Murmu declared candidacy in Delhi on Friday . She was elected the first female governor of Jharkhand in May 2015 .

Droupadi Murmu, the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate for the presidential elections, declared her candidacy in Delhi on Friday.During the election process, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union home minister Amit Shah, Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath, Union ministers and BJP leaders Gen VK Singh (Retd), Bhupender Yadav, Giriraj Singh, and BJD leader Dr Sasmit Patra were also present at the Parliament building.Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to be her first choice.For Murmus's candidature, the BJP has prepared four sets of papers.

BJP chief JP Nadda declared Murmus' candidature on Tuesday after a meeting of the parties' parliamentary board accepted what is widely believed to be Prime Minister Narendra Modis' choice for Rashtrapati Bhavan.Droupadi Murmu arrives at the Parliament before filing her candidature.Droupadi Murmu met with prominent opposition figures such as Sonia Gandhi, Mamata Banerjee, and Sharad Pawar and demanded their help before submitting nomination papers.Murmu, a relatively unknown figure in national politics, served as a minister in the Odisha government between March, 2000 and May 2004, under the leadership of the BJP and the BJD.

In May 2015, she was elected the first female governor of Jharkhand, and she served for more than six years.Murmu is best remembered for his nonpartisanship as governor.I am confident Droupadi Murmu will be a great President: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said earlier that Murmu has devoted her life to serving the community and has expressed hope for her as a great President.Modi said on Twitter that Droupadi Murmu Ji has devoted her life to serving society and helping the marginalized, downtrodden, and disabled.

Modi said, I'm confident she will be a great President of our country.MurmuDroupadi Murmu is a surprise and gratified mother of the earth, according to MurmuDroupadi Murmu, who said on her appointment that she is optimistic about receiving the support of all MLAs and MPs from Odisha, although she does not fall within any party boundaries.I am both surprised and enthralled by this.I had never considered running for the top job as a tribal woman from the remote Mayurbhanj district, according to Murmu.