KCR lays foundation stone for Ambedkar statue and Towers

kcr-ambedkarTelangana Chief Minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao has laid foundation stone to World’s biggest statue of Constitution Chief architect Dr B R Ambedkar in Hyderabad on eve of Ambedkar’s 125th birth anniversary.

K Chandrashekar Rao paid floral tributes to Dr B.R. Ambedkar on his 125th birth anniversary at Tank Bund. He laid foundation stone for construction of 125-ft Dr. B.R Ambedkar statue at Hill Rock area near NTR Gardens.

Speaking on this occassion KCR promised to establish Centre for studies of Dalits with 10 crore.He also promised to set up 250 ashram schools and 75 Gurukul schools as part of ‘KG to PG free education’ scheme. A 15-storey ‘Ambedkar towers’ will be constructed in the city and said the state government had launched the two-bedroom houses scheme for the poor .

Later He also performed Bhoomi Puja for ‘Ambedkar Towers’ at Lower Tank Bund and addressed a public meeting near IMAX and also laid foundation stone for Bhagya Reddy Varma Memorial (Centre for Dalit Studies) building at Borabanda.