14th April, 2021
Today is the birth anniversary of Baba Saheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar, the architect of the Constitution of India. The country is celebrating the 130th birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna Babasaheb on 14 April. On this occasion, many leaders including President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi have paid tribute to Babasaheb. PM Modi said that his struggle to bring the deprived sections of the society into the mainstream will continue to be an example for every generation.
PM Modi tweeted and said, 'Bharat Ratna, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, on his birth anniversary. Their struggle to bring the deprived sections of society into the mainstream will continue to be an example for every generation.
Remembering Babasaheb, President Ramnath Kovind wrote, 'Tribute to Babasaheb Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar's birth anniversary, the chief architect of the Indian Constitution! Dr. Ambedkar struggled for a lifetime to create an equitable society. Today, by taking education from their life and thoughts, resolve to change their ideals in our conduct.
Home Minister Amit Shah tweeted, 'Bharat Ratna Babasaheb Ambedkar ji educated and empowered the underprivileged section of the society and gave us such a progressive constitution based on justice and equity which worked to bind the country in the thread of unity. The great life and thoughts of Babasaheb is the center of our inspiration. Salute them.
Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath said, 'Great freedom fighter, constitution artisan, pioneer of social justice, unique jurist' Bharat Ratna 'Babasaheb Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar on his birth anniversary. The lamp of social justice and egalitarian society nourished by you will always be lit.
Let us tell you that a rare Marathi short film made on Babasaheb Ambedkar in 1968 has been included in its collection by the National Film Museum (NFAI). The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting said that the film titled 'Mahapurush Doctor Ambedkar' was produced by the Director of Publicity, Government of Maharashtra in July 1968.