Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. - Mahatma Gandhi.
Before death, Gandhiji uttered "HEY RAM" as if he wanted to say "SAB KO SANMATI DE BHAGWAN" it means - Give Prudence to all.
Gandhiji's Assassination information was given to all the then Native States of India, by sending Telegrams from Government of India.
Government of India Regret mahatma Gandhi was victim of shooting outrage Gandhiji expired yesterday evening cremation will take place Saturday 4 PM. Prime minister has broadcast Saturday 31st be observed as day of fasting and prayer suggest offices should close entirely and flags half mast from sunrise = Statesind"
"D/8.7 mourning for mahatma Gandhi XXX government of India observing State mourning for thirteen days from thirtieth January flags will be flown at half mast and there will be no public entertainment during this period. = Secretary Westindia"
Courtesy: Mr. Ashok Kumar Bayanwala, Ahmedabad.