BJP president Amit Shah and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley display Modi’s degree certificates at a press conference in Delhi on May 9 indianexpress
BJP chief Amit Shah said Kejriwal has been spreading lies about PM Modi and is trying to defame him.
Union minister Arun Jaitley said it is public discourse at its lowest ever. Jaitley, a former Delhi University student, also shared memories of the prime minister coming to Delhi for his exams against the backdrop of the 1975-77 Emergency imposed by the Congress government at the time.
Hours later, Mr Kejriwal tweeted that records at the Delhi University had been “sealed”.
Docs in DU hv been sealed. BJP presents Farzi docs in a PC n gets real records sealed? Why? Implement CIC order. Allow inspection — Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) May 9, 2016
Docs in DU hv been sealed. BJP presents Farzi docs in a PC n gets real records sealed? Why? Implement CIC order. Allow inspection
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) May 9, 2016
He said that Modi’s Bachelor’s mark sheet is of year 1977, and the graduating year shown on the certificate was 1978.
Kejriwal has asked about the prime minister’s education last month, and the Central Information Commission directed the Delhi and Gujarat Universities to provide details. The Gujarat University said Mr Modi did complete his MA (Master of Arts) and scored 62.3 per cent as an external student. The Delhi University has not given any details till now.