PM Modi Inaugurated B R Ambedkar International Centre

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the BR Ambedkar International Centre in New Delhi. The prime minister also unveiled two statues of the Dalit icon at the center in Janpath.

Union Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Vijay Goel was also present at the event. The center was a fusion of Buddhist and modern architecture. He had laid the foundation stone of the center in 2015.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  • BR Ambedkar- Independent India’s first law minister.
  • Passed Away: 6 December 1956.
  • Place of Birth: Mhow in Central Provinces (currently Madhya Pradesh).