When the cursor is put on the doodle, it reads, “Dr B R Ambedkar's 124th Birthday.”

Popularly known as Babasaheb, Ambedkar was an economist, jurist and a social activist. He was conferred with the Bharat Ratna in 1990.

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Country is celebrating the day as Ambedkar Jayanti. Also, political parties across the nation have started celebrating the day.

The Congress will start year-long celebration of B R Ambedkar's birth anniversary from his birth place Mhow in what is now Madhya Pradesh.

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With Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP president Amit Shah all set to address a programme on Ambedkar Jayanti in Patna, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar mocked the party saying those who have no faith in the ideology of the Dalit icon were hosting a programme in the state capital.

Also, Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra and Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Tuesday paid their tributes to Dalit icon B R Ambedkar, on the eve of his birth anniversary.

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