The BR Ambedkar International Centre launched in New Delhi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the BR Ambedkar International Centre in New Delhi on December 7, 2017 to encourage research and original thinking among the youth. The purpose of the centre is to promote the thoughts and teachings of Dr Ambedkar. It will be an important place for research on social and economic issues. The prime minister also unveiled two statues of the Dalit icon at the centre in Janpath.
Topics: Ambedkar Jayanti • B. R. Ambedkar • Bhim Janmabhoomi • Dalit • Dalit writers • First Nehru ministry • India • Indian nationalists • Indigenous Aryanism • Narendra Modi • States and union territories of India