New Delhi, March 12: On the anniversary of the historic Dandi March on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and all others who took part in it, and said it will be remembered as a determined effort against various forms of injustice. .
The Salt Satyagraha March, also known as the Dandi March of 1930, was a significant event in the history of India’s freedom struggle.
As part of the Civil Disobedience Movement against British rule, ‘satyagrahis’ led by Gandhi marched from the Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad to the coastal village of Dandi from 12 March to 5 April 1930 and made salt from sea water, in violation of the imposed Salt Act. by the British.
“I pay tribute to Bapu and all those who participated in the Dandi march. This was an important event in the history of our nation,” Modi tweeted.