Cong insulted Babasaheb Ambedkar, tried to erase his legacy: PM

Prez VP lead nation in paying tributes to Dr Ambedkar on birth anniv

Cong insulted Babasaheb Ambedkar, tried to erase his legacy: PM

I want to assure the country that no culprit will be spared, complete justice will be done.

He also presented a pair of slippers to a tribal woman under the Charan-Paduka (footwear) Scheme for collectors of Tendu leaves.

"Why you have given your childrens lives in their hands. In all the districts of the country, the rule providing for allocation of a part of the income from mining to local tribal folk has been implemented", said PM Modi. While launching the scheme he said, "In around 1.5 lakh villages, sub centres and primary health centres will be developed as Health and Wellness centres".

Note: In no way do we mean that the tweets done by official handles of Naraendra Modi and Prime Minister's Office were unnecessary, but our question is when the PM has time for these customary updates, why could he not speak on the issues which have set the country on boil. It also aims to provide a cover of Rs 5 lakh per family per year for secondary and tertiary healthcare for 10 crore poor and vulnerable families. "Our daughters will get justice", he said at an event to inaugurate the B R Ambedkar memorial here.

Modi said the government was working on a dual strategy to develop Naxal-affected regions by developing them also trying to bring back the misguided youth back into the mainstream. If a person like me is the Prime Minister of this country then it is also due to BR Ambedkar's efforts. PM Modi said the Central government had in the last four years worked for "garib, Dalit, soshit, pidit, vanchit, pichde, mahilaon, aur adivasi (poor, Scheduled Castes, downtrodden, opressed, deprived, backward, women and Scheduled Tribes)".

"I seek to remove the "backward" label from the 115 districts and call them Aspirational Districts", said the PM.

He inaugurated a slew of projects including a new rail lie, Internet service, roads and bridges here.

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