Monday, 21 May, 2018

PM Modi presents a pair of slippers to a tribal woman

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Sammy Stanley | 15 April, 2018, 22:11

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed Babasaheb Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar's work for the upliftment of the marginalised communities at a public meeting in Bijapur in Chhattisgarh on Saturday. So many years after the independence they remained backward despite the Babasaheb's Constitution having given huge opportunities and had encouraged to move forward. He ensured protection of your rights.

"On occasion of Ambedkar jayanti I appealed the youths not to take up arms and ruin their life". "You need not pick arms and destroy your lives", he said.

"I want to assure the nation that no criminal will be spared". "See their names and surnames and you will come to know who they are". None of them is a local and they are not from amongst you. Referring to the far-reaching decisions taken by Ambedkar, especially for women and the poor, Kovind said it was Ambedkar who pushed for the rights of women in property and universal suffrage among other progressive legislations.

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He also presented a pair of slippers to a tribal woman under the Charan-Paduka (footwear) Scheme for collectors of Tendu leaves. "We demand that you set a true example and prove that the current Indian government does care about the well-being and dignity of its children". The government is duty-bound to protect your interests. The BPO centre is provided Internet by the Bastar internet scheme. These jawans have made a crucial contribution to building roads, hospitals and schools. He paid rich tributes to Ambedkar and devoted a large part of his address to the social reformer. "Our daughters will definitely get justice", News18.com quoted Modi as having said. He mentioned the Ayushman Bharat and Gram Swaraj programmes, saying these will empower the weaker sections.

The PM will launch the Ayushman Bharat scheme from a sub-health centre at Jangla and later inaugurate bank branches in seven villages, including Jangla, of Bijapur district, he said.

According to a government press release, senior government officials of the rank of additional secretary and joint secretary have been designated as officers-in-charge to coordinate the efforts of the Centre and states in addressing the specific developmental needs of these districts. It will run until 5 May.

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