Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar had visited Belgaum in 1939

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On 26 December 1939 Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar visited Belgaum (now Belagavi) and in the Municipality then the First citizen Mr.Bhimrao Potdar honored Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar with a Momento.


Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar had resided at Kangral Galli for a day on 26 December 1939 and he was the guest of a family named Vastvadkar in Kangral Galli. Currently someone else resides in the same place and various organizations have asked the same to be converted into a museum.

Rs. 51 were spent for the function organised by the Municipality then where he was honored with a bronze momento. Dr. Ambedkar was here to address the Bar association here.


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