Preparations galore for Dr B R Ambedkar’s birth anniversary

Dehradun: Amid the ongoing political turmoil in state and a race between BJP and Congress to claim the legacy of Dalit icon Dr B R Ambedkar, preparations galore for the 125th birth anniversary of the activist on April 14. Heads of institutions affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) have been asked to organise the next expression series on Ambedkar on April 13-14. Participation in the series would be voluntary and students can either submit a poem, a drawing or an essay on Babasaheb in any of the…

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Debate Competition held at Polytechnic College Kathua

KATHUA, Apr 12: Government Polytechnic College Kathua organized a debate competition in the college campus to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar, here today. The function began with paying homage to the Dr. B.R Ambedkar. The chief guest of the function was Er Arun Bangotra, Principal of the college who while speaking on the occasion narrated the various facets of Dr Ambedkar and his role in social transformations in India. The topic for the debate competition was “Philosphy and Contribution of Dr B.R Ambedkar” in which…

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5K Walk for Ambedkar held

Amaravati: TDP leaders conducted 5K Walk from Ambedkar statue centre in Guntur as part of Dr B R Ambedkar 125th birth anniversary celebrations on Tuesday. Speaking on this occasion, the party state general secretary, Varla Ramaiah, reminded the efforts made by the Ambedkar for the uplift of the weaker sections. Drawing inspiration from him, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was striving to implement several welfare schemes for SCs and STs, he said. Earlier, he garlanded the statues of Ambedkar and paid  tributes to him. MLA Nakka Anand Babu urged the youth…

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CBSE to mark Dr. BR Ambedkar’s birth anniversary by organising a writing/drawing contest

So as to mark Dr. BR Ambedkar’s birth anniversary on April 14, the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) will be organising its latest expression series (writing/drawing contest). According to newspaper reports, the series, which requires voluntary participation, will be held on April 13 and 14. On the basis of the class in which a student is studying, CBSE has created three categories for participants. Students of Classes 1 to 5, Classes 6 to 8 and Classes 9 to 12 can participate in their respective categories and submit either an…

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