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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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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