Shyam Hotel - Dr Ambedkar Memorial Institute Nagpur (India) : celebrated 14th October 2012.
- Shyam Hotel - Dr Ambedkar Memorial Institute Nagpur (India) : celebrated 14th October 2012.
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial (Dr Ambedkar Smuti Bhavan) Organizing Committee
has celebrated the Dhamma Diksha Day on 14th October 2012 in Shyam Hotel Premises, Sitabuldi,
Nagpur. Since Last many years, the said committee has made agitation and submitted their memorandum
to Nagpur Municipal Corporation & Govt. of Maharashtra to declare Shyam Hotel as Dr Ambedkar
Smruti Bhavan. The history of this hotel is that, Dr Ambedkar was stayed in this hotel, during his
Dhamma Deeksha Ceremony on 14th October 1956. Recently The Nagpur Municipal Corporation
has passed the resolution and sent to Govt. of Maharashtra for their approval.
The Nagpur Municipal Corporation has also passed the another resolution for
another Dr. Ambedkar Memorial at Yashwant Stadium Premises and has sent to Govt.
of Maharashtra for their approval. But Govt. of Maharshtra still not given the approval to
Nagpur Municipal Corporation.
Taking the importance of this day, the organizing committee has celebrated this day in
Shyam Hotel Premises. On that occasion, the following dignitaries were present.
* Prof. Dr. Pradeep Agalawe (Dept. of Dr. Ambedkar Thought)
* Dr. Milind Jiwane (President of Ashwaghosh Buddhist Foundation)
* Hon. Ravibabu Shende
* Dr. Bhimrao Gode
* Dr. Subhash Nagrale
* Sudhir Dhoke, Mahipal Gedam, Raju Dongre,
Arun Wandare, Mangesh Wankhede, Raju Kamble, Uttam Humane