1947 partition of India due to agreeing by Mahtma Gandhi.Lacs of people slain.Non violence would have never given us our freedom.Why do we worship Gandhiji?
He single handedly stopped the great Calcutta killings.
Partitiion was a political decision of the Congress and Mohammed Ali jinnah's Muslim League. At that time, Gandhi had become a liability to both of these vested parties and they refused to listen to him. Gandhiji's biggest mistake was in not accepting Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose as the President of the INC. He also did not take an active role to free the Freedom fighters, Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev.
I do not worship him. But I do respect him for his steadfast ideals.
2. It has become fashionable to blame Gandhiji for the partition of India and the holocast that followed post partition. None of it was his doing.... rather History is witness that he agreed to it rather reluctantly and only to get the rest of the country Freedom.
3. Let us give credit to Gandhiji for Uniting the country rather than Partition as before he came on to the national scene,,,, there was no India as we know it today... it was a sum total of hundreds of Princely states either under British rule or some major Independent states like Hyderabad. It was the Mahatma who ignited the spirit of Freedom in all Indians at that time.
4, Sadly, we take pride in questioning his contribution to our nation now..... decades after he is no more around to explain what his hopes and ambitions for this country. The Mayawatis of today are more interested in ...more