Ceylon Independence Day, February 4, 1948: Mahatma Gandhi Commented On It 3 Hours Prior To His Death.


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by Anura Guruge


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As I said I only recently realized that Ceylon Independence,
on February 4, 1948,
was overshadowed, around the world,
by Mahatma Gandhi’s tragic assassination
and his funeral which took place on February 3rd.

I happened to find this last night. Wow.
Shame about the typo. I have notified them of it.

I wonder WHO the Ceylon representative was and who was the daughter.
There is a chance that they are both alive.
If you know who they are, please share.

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Ceylon reference. Click to access original.


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