It has been almost 70 years since the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi. The day is observed sombrely every year, but if we are to honour the father of the nation, we must vigorously contest the distortions of history that are going largely unchallenged in today's India. The killing of Gandhi on 30 January 1948 was not the act of a lone madman.
Lawyer at the Supreme Court of India
Karam Komireddy is a lawyer at the Supreme Court of India, and a writer and activist.
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