Which among the following organizations was established by Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar to represent the grievances of the Depressed Classes to Government of India?

Answer: [A] Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha

Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha was formed by Dr. Ambedkar for removing difficulties of the untouchables and placing their grievances before government. The aims and objects of the Sabha were as under:

  1. To promote the spread of education among the Depressed Class by opening Hostels or by employing such other means as may seem necessary or desirable.
  2. To promote the spread of culture among the Depressed study circles.
  3. To advance and improve the economic condition of the Depressed Classes by starting Industrial and Agricultural schools.
  4. To represent the grievances of the Depressed Classes.

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