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Maha CM, other state leaders pay tribute to Dr Ambedkar

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Devendra and other political leaders in the state today paid tributes to icon Dr B R Ambedkar on his 127th birth anniversary.

Apart from political leaders, thousands of followers of Ambedkar visited Chaityabhoomi, Dr Ambedkar's memorial at Dadar in central Mumbai, to pay their respects.

garlanded a portrait of Ambedkar in this morning. Later in the day, he paid floral tributes to the of the Indian Constitution at his statue in in

"Our salutations to the father of Indian constitution Bharat Ratna, Mahamanav Dr on his birth anniversary today! It is because of him that every citizen of can live a dignified life! His teachings and values of humanity will inspire generations to come," tweeted.

and former Ashok Chavan visited Chaityabhoomi in Dadar to pay floral tributes along with party office-bearers and leaders.

In his tribute, and former Ajit Pawar tweeted, "Ambedkar broke caste barriers and created the Indian constitution for Human rights."

also visited Chaityabhoomi.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sat, April 14 2018. 14:15 IST
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