The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board celebrated the 125th Birthday of Late Bharat Ratna Sri Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar at Board Office, Khairtabad on Tuesday.

On the occasion, Sri. M.Jagadeeshwar, IAS, Managing Director, HMWSSB who was the Chief Guest lighted the lamp and garlanded the portrait of Late Bharat Ratna Sri Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar and paid rich tributes to him by eulogizing his unstinted efforts for the upliftment of not only the downtrodden sections of the society particularly SCs & STs but also the Society in general and he was also instrumental in architecting the Constitution of India.

Among others who participated in the Programme include Sri.G.Rameshwar Rao, Director (Operations), Sri. M.Yellaswamy Director (Projects-1), Sri. Sridhar Babu,CGM(E), PCC-II, General Secretary, HMWSSB, Sri.C.Satish Kumar, President, Recognized Union, Sri.Mettu.Suryaprakash, Working President, Board Mazdoor Employees Union, Sri.G.Laxminarayana, President, Sri.B.R.Srinivas, Gen.Secy, Sri.Ashok, Sri.Shankarprakash, Sri.C.Raju, Sri.B.NarasingRao , Sri.G.Ramswamy, Sri.Bhoomaiah of SC/ST Employees Welfare Association, HMWSSB.

Sri. Ajmeer Krishna, CGM (Engg.), O&M Circle-II, S.R.Nagar, Convener, SC/ST, Welfare Association, HMWSSB and a number of employees of the Board and various Union representatives participated in the function.

On the occasion, the gathering paid two-minute silence to mourn the death of departed leader Sri.Sudhakar.

Sri.Harishankar DGM(E) compered the programme, Ms.S.Padmaja ladies representative of SC/ST Welfare Association, HMWSSB proposed a Vote of Thanks.