Jaipur, Dr. Charnjit Singh Atwal, Speaker, Punjab Vidhan Sabha (former Deputy Speaker, Lok Sabha) has been nominated as a Member of the National Committee, headed by Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, to commemorate celebration of 125th Birth Anniversary of Bharat Rattan Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar, the maker of Indian Constitution on National Level by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India, in recgnition of his services rendered for Dalit Samaj.
As per Gazette Notification issued by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India, Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India is the Chairman of the Committee, whereas Rajnath Singh, Union Home Minister, Shri Arun Jaitely, Union Finance Minister, Smt. Sushma Sawraj, Union Foreigh Minister, G.C. Gehlot, Union Social Justice and Empowerment Minister, Vankaiyanadu, Union Urban Development Minister, Ram Vilas Paswan, Union Food and Civil Supplies Affairs Minister, Sadanad Gowda, Union Law and Justice Minister, Shri Suresh Prabhu, Union Railway Minister, Smt. Smriti Irani, Union Human Resources Minister, Shri Jual Oram, Union Tribal Affairs Minister, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Union Cultural Affiars Minister, Dr. Charnjit Singh Atwal, Speaker, Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Dr. Narindran Jadav, Dr. Siddal Inigia, Shri Milind Kamble, Shri Bikhu Raj Ji Idate and Shri Rahul Bodhi have been nominated as Members while Smt. Anita Agnihotri, IAS, Secretary, Social Justice and Empowermnent Department shall be Member Secretary of this Committee. The whole Dalit Samaj have expressed pleasure over the nomination of Dr. Atwal in this High Level National Committee from all the states.