Afternoon D & C Dedicated To Mumbai
Home > City news > Tributes paid to Dr Ambedkar

Tributes paid to Dr Ambedkar

Friday, December 07, 2018
Photographs by Azad Shrivastav

Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis were among those who paid tributes to the Dalit icon Dr Ambedkar at Chaityabhoomi in Dadar's Shivaji Park yesterday, observed as 'Mahaparinirvan Diwas' by his followers.



“The BMC made elaborate security arrangements, apart from constructing an 8,000 sq metres 'Bhojan mandap' for people who come from outside the city to pay their respects. The food was provided by social organisations. We have for the first time provided 200 mobile charging points for people," a civic official said.



The civic body has also made special arrangements to provide toilets and drinking water facilities, he added.

COMMENTS
No Comments Posted
POST YOUR COMMENTS
Name:  
 
Email:    
Comments:
 
 
Diary
With soaring temperature in the city, policemen t
Actress Aishwarya Rai was interviewed by film cri
Last Saturday, actor Shahid Kapoor posted Rabindr
I am in a fix. I have been happily married for 4
Dr. Rajan B. Bhonsle, M.D. (Bom)
Consulting Sex Therapist & Counsellor
Dr. (Mrs.) Minnu R. Bhonsle, Ph.D.
Consulting Psychotherapist & Counsellor
Astrology
Select Sun sign:
 
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)You are likely to remain careful and watchful today, foretells Ganesha. And because you'll be invited to parties and other social events, your enthusiasm will remain buoyant. You will also strike the right balance between business and pleasure, says Ganesha.
- Advertising -
Equity markets are likely to remain euphoric in t
The spectrum price recommended by regulator Trai
Indians lead the top 10 nationalities investing i
Read More