Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday expressed concerns over higher cut-offs for admission in Delhi University colleges. CM Kejriwal further added that he has written to Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank seeking amendments in the DU Act so that more colleges and universities can be established in the city.

Kejriwal said that there is a need to open more colleges and universities in Delhi to provide higher education opportunities to students in Delhi.

“Around 2.5 lakh students in Delhi pass class 12 board exams every year and of them, only 1.25 lakh get admission in city colleges,” Kejriwal said.

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