Issue Stamps, Gold Coins on Ambedkar’s Birth Anniversary: Congress MP

dr ambedkar stampsNEW DELHI: A Congress MP has demanded the Centre to issue a postage stamp and gold coins weighing five and 10 grams to commemorate 125th birth anniversary year of Bharat Ratna Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar falling on April 14.  Bhalchandra Mungekar, Congress’ Rajya Sabha MP, wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in this regard.

 “I have written a letter to the Prime Minister seeking to issue an appropriate postage stamp and gold coins of five and ten grams to commemorate 125th birth anniversary year of Dr Ambedkar beginning from April 14, 2015,” Mungekar said. (TOI)

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