Modi’s degree authentic, says DU

New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s BA degree was authentic, the Delhi University said on Tuesday.

Registrar Tarun Das said the university had checked its records and it found that the PM’s degree was “authentic.”

“The University of Delhi states that Narendra Damodardas Modi had qualified for the Bachelor of Arts degree with enrollment number CC594/74 and examination roll no 16594 from University in 1978,” Das told Times Now news channel.

His remarks came amid controversy over Modi’s educational qualifications with with the Aam Aadmi Party raising questions about authenticity of the BA degree. A group of party leaders had visited Delhi University earlier in the day to check Modi’s degree and were asked to return on Wednesday.

Das said the varsity seeks to maintain privacy of all the students enrolled with it, but the clarification had been made in view of queries and reports in the media related to the issue.

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  1. When he went to Kerala for his election rally made a terribly humiliating statement that Kerala is like Somalia.

    Somalia is one of the poorest countries of the world with $ 600.00 per/capita income.
    Kerala is ranking no 1 in education and health care among the States of India, also a very standard of living. 40% of the foreign remittance of India is through the people of Kerala. When the BJP champions are visiting Kerala, they flatter about the religious harmony of Kerala.

    Why did Mr. Modi make the comparison of Kerala with Somalia? He was thinking perhaps Sweden and got confused and thought that Somalia is a Scandinavian country. What a great geographical knowledge? It seems like he may have a correspondence PhD degree from the University of Somalia in Economics. Mr. Modi, do you know that the first college ever started was the CMS college at Kottayam by the Church Missionary Society. You will have to declare now that Gujarat which is ranking below the 10 rank among the States of India in education and healthcare as the ” Congo” of India.

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