New Delhi, December, 6 : The nation pays homage to the Father of Indian Constitution and Bharat Ratna, Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar on his 54th death anniversary today.A Special function is being organised in the Parliament House complex in New Delhi where senior leaders of different political parties and Union Ministers will pay floral tribute to Dr. Ambedkar.
Functions are also being organised in different parts of the country to mark the occasion. Thousands of people from across the country will gather at the ”Chaitya Bhoomi” in Dadar, Mumbai to pay homage to the architect of the Indian Constitution.
Dr. Ambedkar preached non-violence and spread the message of peace across the nation. He is also viewed as messiah of dalits and downtrodden in India. Dr. Ambedkar spent his life fighting untouchability and the caste system and he was honoured with the Bharat Ratna.