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Nation Pays Homage to Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

New Delhi: December 6,2012

The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee led the nation in paying homage to Bharat Ratna Baba Saheb Dr. B.R. Ambedkar on his 57th Mahaparinirvan Diwas here today. The President offered floral tributes at the statue of Baba Saheb at Sansad Bhavan Lawns in the Parliament House complex this morning.

The Vice President, Shri M. Hamid Ansari, the Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and the Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Smt. Meira Kumar also offered tributes to the Father of the Indian Constitution, Dr. Ambedkar.

Among other leaders who paid floral homage to Baba Saheb included the Union Minister for Home, Shri Sushil Kumar Shinde, the Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Kumari Selja, and the Minister of State, Social Justice and Empowerment Shri D. Napolean.

The Chairperson, National Advisory Council, Smt. Sonia Gandhi also paid floral tributes to Dr. Ambedkar.

The function was organised by the Ambedkar Foundation, an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.


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