The Birth Anniversary celebrations of Dr. BR Ambedkar have been held on a grand scale in Andhra Pradesh.
Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has performed Bhoomi Pooja for the construction of ‘Ambedkar Smriti Vanam’ . The officials brought Mud and water from Ambedkar’s Native place Mhow in Madhya Pradesh for the Bhoomi Pooja.
Ambedkar Smrithivanam will come up on 20 acres of land, between Inavolu and Shakamuru. A 125-ft statue of Ambedkar will come up in the memorial, which will include a Jnana Mandir, convocation center and a library.
Naidu laid foundation, amidst chanting of Buddist hymns, of a memorial of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar