Hyderabad, May 19 (NSS): CPM general secretary Sitharam Yechury today declared that his party’s main aim was to prevent Prime Minister Narender Modi from retaining his post for the second consecutive term.
After holding discussions with AP Chief Minister and TDP national president N. Chandrababu Naidu on the issue of post-poll alliance, Yechuri said they held preliminary discussions on the issue. He said they would hold final discussions on the issue after declaration of the results on May 23.
The CPM leader also made it clear that the question of who would lead the alliance was not a matter of discussion at this juncture. He said they would take a decision on meeting the President after declaration of the results on May 23. (NSS)