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Celebration of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Birth Anniversary on 14th April, 2012


The 121st Birth Anniversary of Bharat Ratna Baba Saheb Dr. B.R. Ambedkar had been celebrated on 14th April 2012 (Saturday) at 10 AM in CSIR- IMMT Meeting Hall. Prof.Barada Kanta Mishra ,Director, CSIR-Institute Of Minerals and Materials Technology, Bhubaneswar, presided over the function and emphasized the role of employees towards the deprived society in bringing a new dimension which could be achieved in collective manner. Dr. Bhagyadhar Bhoi, Senior Principal Scientist and President, IMMT,ST/SC Employees Welfare Organization gave the introductory talk to the gathering and sited many examples of Baba Saheb which can show path for the new generation. Sri Shyamalendu Digal, General Secretary, IMMT,ST/SC EWO gave the brief report of the welfare organization and urged the members to realize the responsibility towards the society they belong. While giving his marathon address Prof. Kalindi Behera, Chairman, Estimate Committee ,Odisha Legislative Assembly touched many areas of the great visionary Dr. B.R.Ambedkar, his role in drafting the Indian Constitution and implementing the same. Heads of different departments, scientists, staff members with their families, the teachers and the students of RRL Project UP School, the Principal and the students of Adruta Home Children were present in the packed meeting hall. The children of the colony and Adruta Home presented the inaugural chorus and welcome dance. The Chief Guest gave away the prizes to the children and to the winners of different competitions being conducted to mark the occasion. Sri Duryodhan Sethi, Finance and Accounts Officer and the Convener of the function gave the vote of thanks to the audience and the media for their participation. A spectacular cultural show followed by high tea and a community lunch was organized.

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