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Venkaiah Naidu, Narendra Modi pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi

01 February 2018

Mumbai: The makers of "Hey Ram Humne Gandhi Ko Maar Diya" unveiled the second poster of the film on the occasion of 70th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on Tuesday.

Earlier in the day, the President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi also paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.

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Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi also paid their respects at the Raj Ghat. The day is marked as Martyr's Day. The Prime Minister also interacted with students present at the event.

Modi, Naidu and other dignitaries paid floral tributes at the Gandhi Smriti. Today's world is the exact replica of the conditions and environment of hate and violence which prevailed on 30th January 1948 and led to the assassination of the greatest Leader of mankind, Mahatma Gandhi.

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"We bow to all those martyrs who have sacrificed themselves in service of our nation".

"The nation gratefully remembers Mahatma Gandhi and the countless freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives for Independence", the Indian president tweeted. "We will always remember their courage as well as dedication towards the nation", Modi said.

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Venkaiah Naidu, Narendra Modi pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi