Jammu : Mayor, Jammu Municipal Corporation, Rajinder Sharma Saturday led the Constitution Day Celebrations held here in the Conference Hall of JMC.
Conveying his greetings of the Constitution Day, Mayor, Rajinder Sharma recalled that in 1949, on this day, Independent India laid the foundation for its future.
The celebrations were attended by Commissioner, JMC, Rahul Yadav and all Officers of JMC.
The Mayor exhorted upon all to discharge their duties as envisaged in the Constitution with due diligence in the larger interest of Nation and the Society. He also spoke about the social justice aspect emphasizing the equality of justice for one and all and impressed that the social justice to the economically backward and weaker section shall bring them at par with the affluent class and dealt at length on the constitutional provisions for ensuring social justice.
The Mayor paid rich tributes to Dr. B.R. Ambedkar for his peerless contribution in the making of our Constitution, which has guided the destiny of India to become a great democracy.
Touching upon the basic contours of the Constitution, the Mayor highlighted that this document guarantees justice, equality and liberty besides providing fraternity among citizens. On this occasion, the Mayor and all participants also read out the preamble to the Constitution.