Centre allows Deputy CM to attend Moscow conference after expressing on twitter

New Delhi: Deputy CM of Delhi Manish Sisodia was finally given a nod to attend World Education Conference in Moscow.

Earlier the Deputy CM had alleged that the Central Government was deliberating not allowing him to leave for the conference by denying him clearance assuming he would speak about AAP party’s reforms that it brought in education sector in Delhi, IBT reported.

Manish Sisodia who had been waiting for the ‘clearence by the government’ for over a week, wrote on twitter: “Finally, GoI gave permission which was pending for 10 days, for World Edu. Conf. It would be my privilege to represent India’s knowledge legacy in front of world’s edu. ministers & help them know- how it can help in making the world a better place to live.”

Earlier Sisodia had tweeted: “I was invited to speak about Delhi Education reforms at the 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,” he tweeted.

The Deputy CM also claimed that Narendra Modi does not want AAP party’s reforms to be acknowledged at an international level.

“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,” he had tweeted.