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Karan Dev

Student of journalism

Karan Dev is a student of journalism at St. Xavier’s College. He writes on a number of topics ranging from history to politics.
The Spurious Celebrations Of Ambedkar's

The Spurious Celebrations Of Ambedkar's Life

On 14 April this year, we observed the 125th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar. Both the BJP and the Congress took full advantage of this occasion to indulge in unparalleled tokenism. While PM Narendra Modi unveiled plans to construct an Ambedkar International Centre, Rahul Gandhi set off to Mhow village where he called for the "annihilation of caste". Had Rahul Gandhi spent some time during his mysterious sabbatical reading some of Babasaheb's works, he would have been in for an unpleasant surprise.
17/06/2015 8:21 AM IST