INDORE: BJP Scheduled Caste Cell national spokesperson and Dr Ambedkar Parinirvan Samman Samiti national president Indresh Gajbhiye accused the Congress- led United Progressive Alliance ( UPA) Government of hampering the progress of Mhow located birth place of Dr Ambedkar.
Addressing a press conference in Indore after visiting the birth place of Dr Ambedkar, Gajbhiye warned of demonstration in New Delhi at Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s residence if problems facing the ensuing anniversary programme of Dr Ambedkar are not resolved. He claimed that military officials have blocked routes that lead to the site which will hamper movement of people visiting here for April 14 programme.
Launching an attack on the Congress, he said that it has conspired to underplay the name of Dr Ambedkar while giving prominence to its own leaders.He also demanded from Madhya Pradesh Governor Ramnaresh adav for giving university status to Mhow located Dr Ambedkar National Social Science Institute.
At present, the institute is being conducted under the aegis of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidhyala. He claimed that Dr Ambedkar was one of the most recognized educationists of the world and still, there is no university on his name in Madhya Pradesh. He appreciated the efforts of the BJP government for building a Buddhist University in Sanchi.