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Assassinations and Assassination Attempts

Who committed the assassination of Gandhi?

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September 08, 2007 12:58AM

"On January 30, 1948, on his way to a prayer meeting, Gandhi was shot dead in Birla House, New Delhi, by Nathuram Godse. Godse was a Hindu radical with links to the extremist Hindu Mahasabha, who held Gandhi responsible for weakening India by insisting upon a payment to Pakistan"