Message of Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Shriniwas Patil on the occasion of Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Jayanti.
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13th April, 2017
On the auspicious occasion of Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Jayanti, Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim, Shri Shriniwas Patil has extended warm greetings and best wishes to the people of Sikkim.
Hon’ble Governor said: “Bharat Ratna B.R. Ambedkar is rightly called the architect of Indian Constitution. The ideals and values he lived throughout his life, his vision of modern Indian society and his struggle against discrimination has deep rooted imprint in our constitution which guarantees social justice, equality and liberty to all Indian citizens.
Babasaheb will always be revered and remembered as a champion of social justice and the crusader of the deprived and the downtrodden. His relentless struggle for the up liftment of oppressed and marginalised section of society has been able to bring about positive transformation in the lives of millions ensured by the provisions, Babasaheb incorporated in our constitution.
The vision of Babasaheb will continue to show us the way forward as our country take strides for greater role in the world order. Let us all strive to achieve economic and social justice for all as envisaged by Babasaheb when he says, - ‘So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you’.”
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