Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal demanded the sacking of vice chancellor of Hyderabad University over the suicide of a Dalit research scholar.
He visited the Varsity and asked Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani to apologize. He said, Smriti Irani tried to play dirty caste politics and She must seek forgiveness from the country. Responsible Minister without inquiring into the facts has concluded that the Ambedkar Students Association is casteist.
He said, Its Shameful that a union minister used words like ‘extremist,casteist and anti-national’ . Smriti Irani spoke one lie after another, she tried to create controversy over Rohith’s caste, He alleged.
He criticized BJP leader Bandaru Dattatreya for calling Vemula and his friends as anti-national, casteist and extremist.