Mysuru, April 15:- “Dr B R Ambedkar is the person who has contributed to various fields in our country,” said the director of Gandhi Study Centre of University of Mysore, Prof M S Shekhar.
He was speaking at the 128th Ambedkar Jayanti at Basudev Somani College at Kuvempunagar in the city on Monday.
“Ambedkar contributed to politics, history, sociology, Sanskrit, religion, journalism and economics. He was an outstanding personality,” he added.
Head of the Journalism Department of SBRR Mahajana First Grade College Dr Bhargavi Hemmige, president of the Institute of Education Trust H N Nagaraj, managing trustee Dr M Puttaswamy, principal Dr M Mahadevaiah and others were present. (MR/GK)