6th December marks the death anniversary of Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (BR Ambedkar), the principal architect of the Indian Constitution. This day was observed at the University of Hyderabad (UoH) by the University fraternity.

Prof. Appa Rao Podile, Vice-Chancellor; Prof. Vipin Srivastava, Pro Vice-Chancellor; Shri P Sardar Singh, Registrar and other officials assembled at the administration building in paying floral tributes to the Bharat Ratna awardee and observing a minute’s silence on his Mahaparinirvan Diwas.


Born in Mhow, Madhya Pradesh, on 14th April, 1891, Ambedkar served as independent India’s first Law Minister. Often called Babasaheb, he is known for his fights against social discrimination of Dalits, women and labourers.