Mahatma Gandhi again decided to call off the movement and entered into a pact with Irwin on 5mar 1931. by this , gandhiji consented to participate in a round table conference in London and the government agreed to realise the political prisoners . in Dec 1931, gandhiji went to London for the conference , but the neogations broke down and he returned disappointed. back in India, he discovered that the government had begun a new cycle of repression. gaffar Khan and jawarlal Nehru were both in jail, the Congress had been declared illegal , and a series of measures had been imposed to prevent meetings, demonstrations and boycotts. with great apprehension, mahatma Gandhi relate relaunched the civil disobedience movement.