Now country has elected new president Mr Pranab Mukherjee but this presidential election has many controversies associated with. People from all walks of life are convinced that such controversies will malign dignity of the elections for top post. The give and take which is being talked could be avoided. Nor the celebrations by congress party were in good taste. In present political scenario where standards are going down speedily presidential elections should not be left to the politicians only. It should be a direct election.