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After many delays, the British finally allowed Gandhi to make his way to Amritsar. All  along his journey, cheering crowds greeted his progress; once he arrived at the site of  the massacre, he commenced his own investigation into the events of April 13. The  report, when it was finally produced months later, differed little from the official account  of the incident, but his work on it drew him into closer contact with a number of  prestigious Indian politicians, including Motilal Nehru–the father of Jawaharlal Nehru,  who would become Gandhi's great ally and the first Prime Minister of India. After his work at Amritsar was done, Gandhi proceeded to the Muslim Conference being  held in Delhi. The chief item for discussion was the feared suppression by the British of  the Caliphs of Turkey, who Muslims considered to be the heirs of Mohammed and the  spiritual heads of Islam, as part of the effort to restore order after World War I. Such a  suppression would be a slap in the face to the Muslim population of India, and Gandhi 
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