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Maharashtra to buy Ambedkar's London home

The Maharashtra government has decided to buy the home in London where BR Ambedkar lived in the 1920s, and convert it into a memorial-cum-museum, a minister said here Saturday.

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has decided to buy the home in London where BR Ambedkar lived in the 1920s, and convert it into a memorial-cum-museum, a minister said here Saturday.

Maharashtra Education Minister Vinod Tawde, currently in London for a global academic conference, finalized the deal and made the announcement there.