भारतरत्न डॉ.बाबासाहेब आंबेडकरांचे विचार कृतीतून साकारणे हिच खरी आदरांजली – जिल्हाधिकारी

अलिबाग : भारतरत्न डॉ.बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर यांचे विचार कृतीतून साकारणे हिच त्यांना खरी आदरांजली ठरेल, असे प्रतिपादन जिल्हाधिकारी श्रीमती शीतल तेली-उगले यांनी पनवेल येथे केले. भारतरत्न डॉ.बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर यांच्या 125 व्या जयंती वर्षानिमित्त, सामाजिक न्याय व विशेष सहाय्य विभाग समता व सामाजिक न्याय वर्ष 2015-16 साजरे करीत आहे. त्या निमित्ताने जिल्ह्यातील राजपत्रित अधिकाऱ्यांच्या कार्यशाळेचे आयोजन आद्य क्रांतीवीर वासुदेव बळवंत फडके नाट्यगृह पनवेल येथे करण्यात आले होते. या कार्यशाळेच्या उद्घाटनप्रसंगी त्या बोलत होत्या. यावेळी जिल्हा परिषदेचे मुख्य कार्यकारी अधिकारी दिलीप पांढरपट्टे, वनसंरक्षक अलिबाग श्रीमती ज्योती बॅनर्जी, सहाय्यक जिल्हाधिकारी तथा पेणच्या प्रांत अधिकारी…

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Ambedkar Jayanti: Dalits demand end to manual scavenging

NEW DELHI, APRIL 13:  As political parties scramble to celebrate the 125th birth anniversary of Dalit icon BR Ambedkar on April 14 with an eye on votes, hundreds of manual scavengers and Ambedkar followers reached Delhi’s Jantar Mantar after a 125-day ‘Bhim Yatra’ across the country. “Buckets full of muck on our heads and brooms aplenty, how do we to lift the tricolour, if our hands are not free?” recited Dev Kumar, a ‘safai karmachari’ and poet from Kanpur, taking a dig at the ongoing debate on “nationalism”. The gathering included…

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AP to launch Ambedkars 125th birth anniversary celebrations

Vijayawada, Apr 13 (PTI) Andhra Pradesh government will launch a year-long celebration of B R Ambedkars 125th birth anniversary here tomorrow. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will kick off the celebrations by laying foundation stone of a new housing programme for the weaker sections of the society at Jakkampudi near here, said AP Scheduled Castes Welfare Corporation Chairman Jupudi Prabhakar. Under the programme six lakh houses would be built at a cost of Rs 2.5 lakh each across the state, he said. The Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh would organise…

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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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Gov on Ambedkar’s birth anniversary at UN

DIMAPUR, APR 12 : Nagaland & Assam Governor, P.B Acharya has expressed happiness that the Architect of the Indian Constitution, Bharat Ratna, Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar’s 125th Birth Anniversary would be observed at the United Nations for the first time on April 13, with focus on combating inequalities to achieve sustainable development goals. The Permanent Mission of India to U.N. in association with Kalpana Saroj Foundation and Foundation For Human Horizon would commemorate Ambedkar’s birth anniversary at U.N. headquarters. According to a press release issued by Raj Bhavan, Acharya stated…

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