The doodle features an image of Ambedkar and as a mark of respect the doodle is featuring in seven countries apart from India including Argentina, Chile, Thailand, Peru, Poland, Sweden and UK.
Ambedkar had made an unparalleled contribution to the formation of India and was known for his relentless campaign of Dalit rights and women empowerment. Ambedkar died in his sleep on Dec 6 1956.
Political leaders across the country paid their tributes to Ambedkar:
I bow to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar on his birth anniversary. Jai Bhim. pic.twitter.com/QaeoWQyyDU— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 14, 2015
Salute to Baba Saheb Ambedkar. Lets try to implement the Constitution in letter n spirit. That wud be best homage to him— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) April 14, 2015
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society : Dr. Ambedkar— Poonam Mahajan (@poonam_mahajan) April 14, 2015
Tributes to Bharat Ratna Babasaheb Ambedkar on his birth anniversary. We must adopt his principles of human dignity & equality for all.— Vasundhara Raje (@VasundharaBJP) April 14, 2015