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Seven Days
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2016-08-05T21:37:55+05:30

President Pranab Mukherjee’s son Abhi­jeet, a Congress MP infamous for calling the ‘Nirbhaya’ protesters “dented and painted women”, has been nominated to the highest governing body of Aligarh Mus­lim University—the ‘Court’. Eyebrows have been raised not just beca­use the Pre­sident is ex-officio ‘visitor’ of all central universities, but also as his son, a former PSU executive, was picked from the ‘lea­rned professions and industry’ category.

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