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  • Nation pays homage to Dr B R Ambedkar on his death anniversary

    2017-12-06 03:45:15.0
    Geethu R

    The nation is remembering Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar on his death anniversary today. The Father of the ...

    Nation pays homage to Dr B R Ambedkar on his death anniversary

    The nation is remembering Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar on his death anniversary today. The Father of the Indian Constitution died on this day in 1956.The day is observed every year as Mahaparinirvan Diwas. The main function will be held at Babasaheb's Statute at Parliament House Lawns in New Delhi this morning.
    On this day, a large number of people visit the Parliament House complex to pay their homage and respects to Babasaheb. The function is organised by Dr Ambedkar Foundation under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to Dr B R Ambedkar on his death anniversary. In a tweet, Mr Modi said, Dr Ambedkar gave the nation its social vision, economic vision, constitutional vision and in a way the fundamental values for running of the society and nation. Mr Modi said, he felt extremely blessed when he prayed at Chaitya Bhoomi in Mumbai. Dr Ambedkar was cremated in Chaitya Bhoomi.

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