Narendra Modi in Nagpur pays tributes to Ambedkar, launches BHIM-Aadhar schemes

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Governor of Maharashtra C Vidyasagar Rao who received him on his arrival in Nagpur on Friday. PTI

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Modi, who has often profoundly praised Ambedkar for his struggle, and claimed the previous Congress governments failed to give the Dalit icon his due for his contributions to nation building, paid floral tributes to him at Deekshabhoomi to mark his 126th birth anniversary. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao and CM Devendra Fadnavis are also seen. PTI

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PM Modi awards a winner of DigiDhan Vyapar Yojna at the inauguration BHIM Aadhar schemes in Nagpur on Friday. Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari, Prakash Javadekar and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis are also seen. PTI

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates BHIM Aadhar schemes in Nagpur. PTI

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Modi addresses a NITI Aayog function in Nagpur on Friday. PTI

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting the Koradi Thermal Power Station in Nagpur on Friday.PTI

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PM Modi dedicated 1980 MW of the Koradi thermal power project to the nation. PTI

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Updated Date: Apr 15, 2017 11:32:50 IST

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