Shatrughan Sinha,BJP MP from Patna Sahib constituency targeted the Prime Minister for not granting the varsity the status of a central university.
“Our people’s expectations got a jolt when despite specific appeal by Bihar CM, no announcement was made by the hon’ble PM @narendramodi to give the status of Central University to Patna University. Nor was any announcement made to allocate the much expected crores of funds specifically for restoration of Patna University to its past glory,” Shatrughan Sinha tweeted.
There is now a sense of despondency in Patna & many have started asking if the huge expenditure incurred for the PM's visit to the Univ..1>2
— Shatrughan Sinha (@ShatruganSinha) October 15, 2017
Shotgun, known for his tirades against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said, “There is now a sense of despondency in Patna and many have started asking if the huge expenditure incurred for the PM’s visit to the university would not have been better spent on upgrading the facilities, laboratories and the overall infrastructure of the University”.