Mahatma Gandhi

Keywords

Indian social worker Sham Lal Gandhi carries a photograph of Mahatma... News PhotoAmritsar,Anniversary,Annual Event,Assassination,Bicycle,Birthday,Carrying,Cycling,Day,Effigy,Horizontal,India,Mahatma Gandhi,Martyr,Memorial Event,Photograph,Politics,Social Worker,Spinning,Transportation,WheelPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIndian social worker Sham Lal Gandhi carries a photograph of Mahatma Gandhi and transports a 'charkha' - spinning wheel - on his bicycle on the occasion of Martyr's Day in Amritsar on January 30, 2013, the 65th anniversary of Gandhi's assassination. Mahatma Gandhi was on the way to a prayer meeting in the Indian capital New Delhi when he was shot three times in the chest and head on January 30, 1948. AFP PHOTO/NARINDER NANU (Photo credit should read NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images)