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Bobby Jindal drops out of US presidential race

  • Saying "This is not my time," Louisiana's Indian-American Republican Governor Bobby Jindal has abruptly dropped out o the 2016 US presidential race. Announcing his decision on Tuesday evening, Louisiana-born son of Indian immigrant parents from Punjab, Jindal, 44, said: "They raised me to believe Americans can do anything, and they were right, we can." "I don't think in a million years they would have ever imagined that I'd be governor or one day I'd be running for president of the United States," he said. "But I've come to the realization this is not my time. So I am suspending my campaign for president," Jindal said. (Source: IANS)

     

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