Unformatted text preview: Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh. (Note: Due to internal disputes India was divided into Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka) • Beginning in 1920, Indian leader Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi transformed the Indian National Congress political party into a mass movement to campaign against British colonial rule • The party used both parliamentary and nonviolent resistance and non-cooperation to agitate for independence. • On 15 August 1947, India gained independence from British rule • Government type: Federal Republic Foreign Relations: • Part of the Commonwealth of Nations and a founding member of the Non-Aligned Movement • Indian Peace Keeping Force in Sri Lanka • Land Dispute: India has fought with Pakistan over the Kashmir region....
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- Physics, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, British East India