New Delhi: The President Shri Ram Nath Kovind led the nation in paying homage to Bharat Ratna Baba Saheb Dr. B.R. Ambedkar on his 128th birth anniversary 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. Venkiah Naidu, the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and the Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Smt. Sumitra Mahajan offered floral tributes to the Father of the Indian Constitution, Dr. Ambedkar. Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh, Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot and many dignitaries also offered tributes.
The function was organised by the Ambedkar Foundation, an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.