The government has also increased the financial assistance from Rs 15 lakh to Rs 20 lakh to those SC/STs who want to buy the agricultural land, he said.
CPI and CPM functionaries were also present. Police officials present at the spot tried to control the situation, but in vain.
Prime Minister Modi said Babasaheb Ambedkar's ideas for the welfare of Dalits, the downtrodden and deprived sections of society are an inspiration for his government.
Adityanath was speaking at an event held to mark the 131st birth anniversary of Dr Ambedkar at Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University here.
The ruling BJP said the architect of the Constitution was given the country's highest honour Bharat Ratna by a government which had support of the BJP in 1989.
A police spokesperson said a new statue was being installed to replace the disfigured one with the help of residents.
Several theatre aficionados consider street theatre as one of the most interactive, intimate, and impactful forms of the performing arts.
The ruling BJP is out to give a robust push to its outreach agenda to win over the SCs further, especially in the run-up to Mission 2024