The F-word that’s always on Abdul Kalam’s lips

MYSORE, 8 April 2007: President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Sunday said it will be ‘fantastic’ if Infosys chief mentor and non-executive chairman N.R. Narayana Murthy would be made the next President of the country.

NAGPUR, 16 June 2007: “Fantastic, fantastic,” was how President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam reacted to the nomination of Rajasthan Governor Pratibha Patil as the UPA-Left candidate for the Presidential elections.