Karnataka govt organises three-day international conference to mark 126th birth anniversary of Ambedkar

A three-day international conference organised by Karnataka government to mark 126th birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar began in Bengaluru on Friday

FP Staff July 22, 2017 16:40:50 IST
A three-day international conference organised by Karnataka government to mark 126th birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar began in Bengaluru on Friday. PTI
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A three-day international conference organised by Karnataka government to mark 126th birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar began in Bengaluru on Friday. PTI
The conference, which had a theme 'Quest for Equity', was attended by dignitaries such as Martin Luther King III, Kailash Satyarthi, Prakash Ambedkar, and Rahul Gandhi among others. PTI
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The conference, which had a theme 'Quest for Equity', was attended by dignitaries such as Martin Luther King III, Kailash Satyarthi, Prakash Ambedkar, and Rahul Gandhi among others. PTI
Child rights activist and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi, while speaking at the conference, made an impassioned plea to outlaw the caste system. PTI
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Child rights activist and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi, while speaking at the conference, made an impassioned plea to outlaw the caste system. PTI
Rahul Gandhi alleged that union government was trying to distort the Constitution, which was drafted by BR Ambedkar, and implement the RSS agenda. PTI
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Rahul Gandhi alleged that union government was trying to distort the Constitution, which was drafted by BR Ambedkar, and implement the RSS agenda. PTI
Rahul Gandhi asked people to follow Dr Ambedkar’s call to educate, agitate and organise. PTI
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Rahul Gandhi asked people to follow Dr Ambedkar’s call to educate, agitate and organise. PTI
Martin Luther King III said that Dr BR Ambedkar and American civil rights rights activist Martin Luther King Jr were “brother revolutionaries” cut from the same cloth. PTI
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Martin Luther King III said that Dr BR Ambedkar and American civil rights rights activist Martin Luther King Jr were “brother revolutionaries” cut from the same cloth. PTI