New Delhi, Aug. 25 -- In 1973, when Delhi University (DU) reformed the way it used to conduct students' union elections and allowed all students to vote, Arun Jaitley played an instrumental role in making that possible.

Jaitley, who was the president of the students' union at Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) at that time, led the university's longest students' agitation along with fellow Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) members in support of the reforms.

Sri Ram Khanna, a professor at DU's department of commerce and former DU Students' Union (DUSU) president (1972-73) shared a long association with Jaitley since their SRCC days.

Khanna, who was associated with the ABVP back then, said, "We organised the longest students' stri...