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Quit India Movement: Mahatma Gandhi's 'Do or Die' Call

Published On: August 12, 2016 | Duration: 0 min, 30 sec

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In 1942, in a fiery speech in Mumbai, Mahatma Gandhi gave a 'do or die' call to the people of India in a final push to make the British quit. Following the start of Quit India Movement, many Congress leaders including Jawaharlal Nehru, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel were jailed for sedition along with Mahatma Gandhi.

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