South Central Railway celebrated the 130th Birth Anniversary of Bharat Ratna, Baba Saheb Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, today i.e., 15th April, 2021 at SCR Headquarters, Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad. Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager, South Central Railway lighted the lamp and paid floral tributes to Baba Saheb Ambedkar in the presence of Shri Arun Kumar Jain, Additional General Manager, Smt. Chandrima Roy, Senior Deputy General Manager, Principal Heads of the Departments and Officers.
Speaking on this occasion Shri Gajanan Mallya remembered Dr Ambedkar as a great visionary and social reformer, a true leader who worked his entire life against discrimination in the society. He also stated that South Central Railway has always tuned to the ideals of Baba Saheb Ambedkar and accorded priority to the interests and welfare of the weaker sections.
In view of the precautions to be observed due to COVID-19, as per the directions of the General Manager all the participants strictly observed the precautionary measures like wearing the masks, maintaining physical distance and use of sanitizers etc to contain the spread of Corona virus. All the staff and officers were given staggered timings while paying tributes to Baba Saheb Ambedkar.