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India celebrates Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

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Published : Oct 2, 2019, 9:08 pm IST
Updated : Nov 11, 2019, 11:17 am IST
A child pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary, at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad. (Photo: PTI)
 A child pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary, at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad. (Photo: PTI)
Students dressed as Mahatma Gandhi take part in an event to mark Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, at a school in Ahmedabad. (Photo: PTI)
 Students dressed as Mahatma Gandhi take part in an event to mark Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, at a school in Ahmedabad. (Photo: PTI)
An artist impersonating Mahatma Gandhi seen with school students during celebrations of Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
 An artist impersonating Mahatma Gandhi seen with school students during celebrations of Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
School students wear helmets, and form a portrait of Mahatma Gandhi, to promote road safety awareness during celebrations of Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
 School students wear helmets, and form a portrait of Mahatma Gandhi, to promote road safety awareness during celebrations of Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
Visitors have a look of the photographs of Mahatma Gandhi taken during his visit to Tamil Nadu, and also the palanquin that was used by him to offer prayers at the famous Palani Andavar Temple at the Mahatma Gandhi Museum in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
 Visitors have a look of the photographs of Mahatma Gandhi taken during his visit to Tamil Nadu, and also the palanquin that was used by him to offer prayers at the famous Palani Andavar Temple at the Mahatma Gandhi Museum in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
Youth wearing masks of Mahatma Gandhi pose for a photograph in front of a Gandhi statue during his 150th birth anniversary celebrations, in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)
 Youth wearing masks of Mahatma Gandhi pose for a photograph in front of a Gandhi statue during his 150th birth anniversary celebrations, in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)
School students pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary, at Marina beach in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
 School students pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary, at Marina beach in Chennai. (Photo: PTI)
School students pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary, at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad. (Photo: PTI)
 School students pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary, at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad. (Photo: PTI)
An artist dressed up as Mahatma Gandhi offers prayers to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, at Gandhi Ghat in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
 An artist dressed up as Mahatma Gandhi offers prayers to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, at Gandhi Ghat in Patna. (Photo: PTI)

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