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How Arun Jaitley paved the way for Narendra Modi’s ascent as prime minister

Updated : August 26, 2019 03:15 PM IST

Strange as it may sound, Narendra Modi could not have become prime minister if he did not have the support of Arun Jaitley who died on Saturday.
The end of Emergency brought Jaitley fame in Delhi University as he addressed a huge crowd of cheering students at Maurice Nagar Chowk and instantly won their hearts because of his superb oratory, and also because he looked very smart.
Jaitley was a crucial link between BJP 1.0 and BJP 2.0. With his passing away the crucial link has snapped.
How Arun Jaitley paved the way for Narendra Modi’s ascent as prime minister
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