It is been 70 years that Mahatma Gandhi was shot dead. Today marks the 70th death anniversary of the father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi. During the evening prayers at Gandhi Smriti in the Birla House, Nathuram Godse had assassinated Bapu. Mahatama Gandhi has a major role in freedom of India. He had fought against the British rule with the weapons of truth and non-violence. 30 January, 1948 was sorrowful day for the entire nation. He was shot three bullets by Nathuram Godse and his last words were ‘Hey Ram’ which are also inscribed on his Samadhi.
Mahatma Gandhi was born with the name of Mohan Das Karamchand Gandhi. He was promoter of brotherhood and peace in the nation. He is also called as Bapu by the people. He was ideal not only to India but to the whole world.
On this day, the leaders of nation pay tribute to Gandhiji at Rajghat in New Delhi. President Ram Nath Kovind,Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi and many other leaders pay tribute to Gandhiji on this day and also observe two-minute silence. Know how the nation paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 70th death anniversary.
We bow to all those martyrs who have sacrificed themselves in service of our nation. We will always remember their courage as well as dedication towards the nation.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 30, 2018
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) January 30, 2018
— ANI (@ANI) January 30, 2018
शहीद दिवस पर हम महात्मा गांधी और उन अनगिनत स्वतन्त्रता सेनानियों को
कृतज्ञता के साथ याद करते हैं जिन्होने हमारी आज़ादी के लिए अपना सब कुछ न्योछावर कर दिया – राष्ट्रपति कोविन्द
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) January 30, 2018
Respectful tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation, on his Punya Tithi. Truth and non-violence always guided the political thought of Mahatma Gandhi. We remember his life, works and ideals on his Punya Tithi and follow the path shown by him.
— Arun Jaitley (@arunjaitley) January 30, 2018