Remembering Mahatma Gandhi in the age of lynching
Rajdeep Sardesai | October 03,2017
Are we really living up to Bapu's ideals?
Today, Mahatma Gandhi face is on the banknotes of the country but has India forgotten the teachings of Bapu? Eventhough Gandhi fought against evils like untouchability and violence it is saddening to see that a 21-year-old dalit was reportedly lynched to death in Gujarat’s Anand district on Sunday by people from the upper-caste Patel community for attending a garba performance.
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