Nitish Govt. celebrates 'Champaran Satyagrah' with foot march

To revive Mahatma Gandhi's ideologies, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar conducted seven kilometer 'Gandhi Smriti Yatra' from Chandra Dahiya to Champaran in Bihar on Tuesday morning to mark the 100th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's first major Satyagraha. Showing light to the event CM Nitish Kumar said, 'today is a historic day, on this very day in October Mahatama Gandhi's hearing was held where he gave his historic statement. CM Nitish Kumar will also attend a memory function held on the occasion of 'Champaran Satyagrah Shatabdi Varsh' at Gandhi maidan, Motihari. Mahatma Gandhi had inaugurated the 'Champaran Satyagrah' on 18th April 1917.