New Delhi, April 14, 2021.

The nation is celebrating the 130th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar today with great warmth.

The Centre Government has announced April 14 a public holiday this year as well on account of the birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar.

At most of the places, the authorities across the country including his birthplace Mhow in Madhya Pradesh have kept the celebrations a low key affair for the second year in a row due to a surge in COVID-19 cases. Termed as the architect of the Indian Constitution, BR Ambedkar had worked tirelessly for the upliftment of Dalits, women and untouchables