The nation is remembering, the architect of the Indian Constitution and Bharat Ratna Dr B R Ambedkar on his 62nd death anniversary.
Dr. Ambedkar died on this day in 1956. Since then, Mahaparinirvan Diwas is observed every year to pay him tributes.
Dr Ambedkar is remembered for his triumphant struggle against age-old social discrimination against Dalits, women and labour classes.
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes Babasaheb in the parliament.>