Paying tributes to B R Ambedkar, Fadnavis said he gave the country the world's best Constitution. "Our Constitution is the best in the world. We, in Maharashtra, will strictly adhere to the principles of the Constitution and emerge as the best state in the country," he said here on the occasion of Constitution Day.

Fadnavis added that the country, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is marching towards development and prosperity.

The CM led over 1.25 lakh students from various schools to recite the preamble of the Constitution at a mass recitation programme organised by the Ministry of Social Justice at the Yeshwant stadium here this morning.

Dressed in school uniforms, the students sporting green, saffron and white caps followed Fadanvis in reciting the preamble.

Latest News from State News Desk