Man Arrested For Burning Copy of Constitution over SC/ST Act
Monday, August 13, 2018, 6:11 PM
A 40-year-old man has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly burning a copy of the Constitution during a protest against amendments to the Scheduled Castes/Schedule Tribes act. The accused had also shouted slogans against Dalit icon BR Ambedkar, who is known as the Father of the Constitution. A video of the incident was circulated on social media.
Ambedkar an inspiration for India's vibrant maritime sector: PM Modi
Thursday, April 5, 2018, 4:04 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings on National Maritime Day and said the government's efforts for a vibrant maritime sector were inspired by Dalit icon BR Ambedkar. It was Babasaheb who gave topmost importance to Jal Shakti, waterways, irrigation, canal networks and ports. His work in this sector augured extremely well for the people of India, he tweeted.