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Gandhi Jayanti Special: Mahatma Gandhi's First Ever Interview Has So Many Things For All Of Us  (Video)

"In a gentle way, you can shake the world."Mahatma Gandhi once quoted this line. And, it rightfully depicts how he is a man of his words. Everyone in India knows him as the Father of the Nation. He was certainly ahead of his time, his ideologies and mindset brought revolutionary changes when it comes to the freedom struggle and Independence. Let's talk about his first ever interview that he gave to a reporter from Fox Movietone News on 30 April 1931, in Borsad, Gujarat. Read the highlights of the interview as you dive into the story and the entire video is waiting for you at the end of it. 

As the interview began, various questions came up.

When Gandhi was busy with his Satyagraha campaigns of Independence Movement, he was asked to give an interview.  

Let's see how he managed to answer all the questions like a PRO.













He loved everyone, even his enemies. Most people face difficulty in adopting this quality. But, we are obviously not talking about any normal man.