Nation To Pay Homage To Ambedkar On His 63rd Mahaparinirvan Diwas


New Delhi: The President, will be leading the nation in paying homage to Bharat Ratna Baba Saheb Dr. B.R. Ambedkar on his 63rd Mahaparinirvan Diwas on 06th December, 2018. In the morning, the President will offer floral tribute at the statue of Baba Saheb at Sansad Bhavan Lawns in the Parliament House complex.

The Vice President, the Prime Minister and other dignitaries will also offer tribute to the Father of the Indian Constitution, Dr. Ambedkar. Among other leaders who will pay floral homage to Baba Saheb include the Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Dr. Thaawarchand Gehlot, Ministers of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Shri Ramdas Athawale, Shri Krishan Pal Gurjar, Shri Vijay Sampla and other dignitaries.

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The function will be organized by the Ambedkar Foundation, an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment. The floral homage at the statue of Baba Saheb at Sansad Bhavan Lawns in the Parliament House complex will be paid between 9:30 am – 11.00 am.

All the visitors shall not be allowed to bring any prohibited articles such as bags, briefcase, packets, cell phones, pens, camera, flags, lathis, placards, marshals, banners, firearms, swords, hailers and other objectionable items. The provision for keeping personal belongings can be deposited in the foundation’s stalls erected opposite to PTI building. The visitors can enter from the gate opposite to PTI building, Sansad Marg, New Delhi.