Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi  born on 2 October was the preeminent leader of the Indian Independence Movement in British India.Employing non-violent civil dosobedience,Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.He is also called Bapu in India.Born and raised in a hindu merchant caste family in coastal Gujarat .Gandhi first employed non violent civil disobedience as an expatriate lawyer in South Africa in the Indian communities for the civil rights.After his return to India in 1915,he set out organising peasants,farmers and labourers to protest against excessive land tax and discrimination.Assuming leadership of the Indian National Congress in 1921,Gandhi led nation wide campaigns for easing poverty,expanding womens rights,untouchability etc....
Gandhi led Indians to challenge the British and later done the Quit India movement.He has also performed several other movements to drive away British from our country.
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