Yesterday in a tweet, the Deputy CM of Delhi Manish Sisodia claimed that he has been denied the permission by the government of India to speak at the World Education Conference in Moscow. He said he has still not got the consent of the Centre to visit the conference. Deputy CM Sisodia stated that he has been invited to the event to speak about the reforms brought by his government in the education sector in Delhi.
"I was invited to speak about Delhi Education reforms at World Education Conference, Moscow. I was supposed to leave tonight but it's unfortunate that Govt of India has not given permission. It's pending 'under process' for last 10 days (sic)," The AAP leader mentioned in his tweet today.
He claimed that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not want the Delhi government's work to reach an international platform. "Delhi's education reforms have been getting international press coverage in past few months. It's unfortunate that PM Modi doesn't want this to reach int. platforms. Sir! Delhi is also part of India! If our schools get international recognition, it's a matter of pride for India (sic)," he said in another tweet.