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Watch in pics: B.R. Ambedkar's relics lie in decrepit condition

New Delhi:  Dr Bhimrao Ambdekar was the chief architect  of the Indian constitution.He was a politician, philosopher, jurist, and economist. He was an active voice of the backward classes and the deprived sections of society.
India TV News Desk January 30, 2014 6:45 IST
India TV News Desk
New Delhi:  Dr Bhimrao Ambdekar was the chief architect  of the Indian constitution.

He was a politician, philosopher, jurist, and economist.

He was an active voice of the backward classes and the deprived sections of society.

In the later years of his life, he left Hinduism and became a Buddhist . He was  awarded Bharat Ratna posthumously in 1990.

Every year, on his birth and death anniversaries, the Social Justice Ministry and other ministries and governments spend crores of rupees to splash full page ads extolling him, but the fact remains that his relics lie in worse conditions in the museum in Chincholi near  Nagpur.

Let us see how the relics of  Dr Ambedkar have been preserved: