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He is officially honoured in India as the Father of the Nation; his birthday, 2 October, is commemorated there as Gandhi Jayanti, a national holiday, and world-wide as the International Day of Non-Violence.Jawaharl Nehru: Jawaharlal Nehru(Hindi/Kashmiri: जजजजजजजज जजजजज, pronounced [daʒəʋːrɦəˈlaːl neˈːru]ɦ; 14 November 1889–27 May 1964) was an Indianstatesmanwho was the first(and to date the longest-serving) prime ministerof India, from 1947 until 1964. One of the leading figures in the Indian independence movement, Nehru was elected by the Congress Party to assume office as independent India's first Prime Minister, and re-elected when the CongressPartywon India's first general election in 1952. As one of the founders of the Non-alignedMovement, he was also an important figure in the international politicsof the post-war era.
Salt March: Salt March to Dandi on March 12, 1930. It was the first act of organized opposition to British rule after Purna Swaraj, the declaration of independence by the IndianNational Congress. Mahatma Gandhiled the Dandi march from his Sabarmati Ashramto Dandi,Gujaratto make salt, with growing numbers of Indians joining him along the way. When Gandhi