New Delhi, April 14: On the occasion of 126th birth anniversary of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Hamid Ansari paid floral tributes to the architect of the Indian Constitution.
The portrait of B R Ambedkar was unveiled in the Central Hall by then prime minister Vishwanath Pratap Singh, on April 12, 1990.
Let's take a look at how PM Modi and other politicians remembered Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar on his 126th birth anniversary:
126th birth anniversary of Dr Ambedkar
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar on his 126th birth anniversary at the Parliament House in New Delhi. All Photographs, credit:PTI
PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar at Dikshabhoomi in Nagpur of Maharashtra on Friday.
PM pays tribute
PM Narendra Modi paying tribute to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar in Nagpur of Maharashtra. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao and CM Devendra Fadnavis are also seen.
PM and other politicians pay homage to Ambedkar
PM Modi started his day with a visit to the historic monument, Deekshabhoomi, where Babasaheb Ambedkar and over 600,000 followers had embraced Buddhism on October 14, 1956.
In New Delhi
President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and others after pay tributes to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar at the Parliament House.
Architect of the Indian Constitution remembered
PM Narendra Modi exchanges greetings with Buddhists monks after giving them gifts at Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar's 126th birth anniversary celebrations.
Dr B R Ambedkar was born on April 14, 1891.
President Pranab Mukherjee talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi after paying tributes to Bhimrao Ambedkar.
PM Narendra Modi talks with leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha, Mallikarjuna Kharge.