President, PM pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on 69th death anniversary

An ardent supporter of non-violence, Gandhi, was assassinated by Nathuram Godse, a Hindu nationalist on January 30, 1948.

President, PM pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on 69th death anniversary

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tributes to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his 69th death anniversary at Rajghat.

After paying tribute to Bapuji, the Prime Minister joined a group of people offering their prayers at an inter-religious meeting.

An ardent supporter of non-violence, Mohan Das Karamchand Gandhi was assassinated by Nathuram Godse, a Hindu nationalist on January 30, 1948.  Godse had fired three bullets into his chest during a prayer meeting at the Birla House.

President and PM pay tribute to Gandhi: