Her tweet coincided with the controversy, which erupted over Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur's, now an MP, statement that the killer of Mahatma Gandhi
, Nathuram Godse, was a true patriot.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 1 (ANI): The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Saturday demanded the immediate suspension of IAS officer Nidhi Choudhari for her alleged derogatory remark against Mahatma Gandhi
and for purportedly glorifying Nathuram Godse, who assassinated Bapu.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Aam Admi Party (AAP) MP Sanjay Singh on Tuesday raised in the Rajya Sabha the issue of a company in Israel using a picture of Mahatma Gandhi
on wine bottle.
Summary: New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu condemned BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate Pragya Singh Thakur comments glorifying Mahatma Gandhi
's assassin as "depressing" and "disgusting".
was given the title of Mahatma by the people of India but Godse was never given any such title.
Saumitra, in a Facebook post, had referred to Mahatma Gandhi
as the "father of Pakistan".
"It is decided that our party will organise the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi
for a week (during October 2-9, 2019)," read an internal circular by AICC General Secretary KC Venugopal.
On Saturday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and His Highness Shikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, had also released postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi
to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary.
The Embassy of India, Yangon organized "Cycling for Peace" to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
, in association with Myanmar Cycling Federation at Kandawgyi Park with many bikers coming out to join in.
Speaking on the occasion, Ambassador Vanlalvawna thanked the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technology and Azermarka for bestowing a great honour on Mahatma Gandhi
by releasing a postal stamp to mark the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi