Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has finally clarified that he had no role to play in Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula’s suspension or suicide at University of Hyderabad. He expressed shock over Rohith’s death and expressed his condolences to his family .
He said, He has been in politics since 1980 and had no remark against him . He always been a mass leader connected to mass , all the time and to every section of society.
He clarified that he did not put pressure on the university to suspend any student. He merely forwarded two representations he got from the ABVP to the HRD ministry.