Website launched on Babu Jagjivan Ram on his 106th Birth Anniversary
A website on Babu Jagjibvan Ram was launched by the Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment on 5 April 2013, his 106th Birth Anniversary.
Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment, Kumari Selja on 5 April 2013 launched a Website on Babu Jagjivan Ram on the occasion of his 106th Birth Anniversary.
The Government has dedicated this website (http://www.jagjivanram.nic.in/) to Babu Jagjivan Ram National Foundation an autonomous organization that is functional under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment. Babu Jagjivan Ram National Foundation was established on 14th March, 2008 as an autonomous body under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, with the main aim of propagating the ideals of the late Babu Jagjivan Ram, on social reform as well as his ideology, philosophy of life, mission and vision to create a casteless and classless society. It works for uplifting the unprivileged class and scheduled castes and bring attitudinal change in the society to abolish caste based prejudice and untouchability.
Babu Jagjivan Ram
• He is popular as Babuji and was a national leader and a veteran parliamentarian
• He was a freedom fighter and a crusader of social justice
• He was one of the important members in the formation of the All-India Depressed Classes League