New Delhi | Congress president Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter to pay homage to Dr B R Ambedkar on his 62nd death anniversary.
“Those who forget history cannot make history,” Gandhi tweeted in Hindi, sharing a quote by Ambedkar. The Congress president also shared a photo of him standing with folded hands before a statue of the social reformer.
“जो इतिहास भूल जाते हैं वह इतिहास नही बनाते”
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) December 6, 2018
Ambedkar was the chairman of the Constitution Drafting Committee and is also known as Father of Indian Constitution. He was also a jurist, economist and politician. Ambedkar passed away on December 6, 1956. The day is observed as ‘Mahaparinirvan Diwas’.