Arun Jaitley's spirited defence in Parliament - Top 10 quotes

Upping the ante against the opposition parties for 'politicising' JNU row, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday slammed the people who extended support to those who organised Afzal Guru event and shouted anti-Indian slogans. Here are the top 10 statements:-

Updated: Feb 25, 2016, 18:59 PM IST
Arun Jaitley's spirited defence in Parliament - Top 10 quotes
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New Delhi: Upping the ante against the opposition parties for 'politicising' JNU row, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday slammed the people who extended support to those who organised Afzal Guru event and shouted anti-Indian slogans. Here are the top 10 statements:-

1- "Congress lost two PMs to terrorism; they should condemn this more strictly than us."

2- "No one should camouflage the offence that took place in JNU campus." 

3- "Hate speech can't be a part of free speech." 

4- "How can we respect those who want to break India?"

5- "Vandalism in court premises is condemnable but is sedition a free speech?"

6- "Tragedy of Bengal is now there are 3 Congress parties in West Bengal -Congress, TMC & Congress Marxist," Arun Jaitley's dig at Congress

7- "It is the geography and territory of India which is being attacked today."

8- "We are entitled to be criticised. I have absolutely no difficulty with that; neither NDA nor BJP nor this govt ever subscribed to this philosophy that only one idea must mature and grow in universities."

9- "Can we give respectability to people whose ideology is to break nation?"

10- "If some student belonging to weaker section of society suffers distress, humanity says it must be addressed."