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Bhim Army demands Dadar railway station be renamed as ‘Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Terminus’

The workers of Bhim Army took to streets to push the demand to rename Dadar railway station in Mumbai as ‘Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Terminus’.

ANI | Updated: 06 Dec 2018, 13:24:35
Bhim Army demands Dadar railway station to rename Bhim Army demands Dadar railway station to rename

Dadar (Maharashtra): The workers of Bhim Army on Thursday took to streets to push the demand to rename Dadar railway station in Mumbai as ‘Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Terminus’. Members of the Dalit organisation were seen holding banner demanding the name change. They also held picture of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar and raised slogans. 

Dr Ambedkar was cremated at Chaitya Bhoomi near Dadar railway station in 1956. It has become Ambedkar’s memorial. 

The Dalit community gathers at Chaitanya Bhoomi every year to remember the father of the Constitution.


First Published: 06 Dec 2018, 13:24:35

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