The Narendra Modi government was in troubled waters after questions were raised over the educational qualification of former HRD Minister Smriti Irani. Later, the Aam Aadmi Party added fuel to fire when it alleged discrepancies in PM Modi’s graduation degree. However, allegations aside, there is no dearth of highly qualified ministers in Modi government.
Here are 10 BJP ministers with strong academic prowess.
The Railway Minister is one of the most qualified ministers in the Modi cabinet. He graduated in commerce from Mumbai’s ML Dahanukar College at Vile Parle. Owing to his interest in law, he also pursued and completed his LLB from Mumbai’s New Law College. He is also a professional Chartered Accountant who bagged All India rank of 11 in his CA exams. Besides, he has a number of published works to his credit.