On the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid rich tributes to Bharat Ratna awardee BabsahebDr.Ambedkar.
PM paid homage to Ambedkar on his 130th Birth Anniversary and also tweeted on the same. The PM tweeted “I bow to the great Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar on Ambedkar Jayanti”
PM Modi also said that that his struggle to bring the deprived sections of society into the mainstream will remain an example for every generation.
Ambedkar was a key architect of India’s constitution, and is known as Father of Indian Constitution. Ambedkar is an icon for many Indians, especially Dalits or backward caste for his persistent work for social reforms and empowerment of the deprived sections of society.
Born in 1891 and he served as India’s first law minister. He received Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, in 1990.