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Raab Collection, the seller is a well recognized entity and has sold Gandhi documents earlier.(HT FILE PHOTO.)

Mahatma Gandhi’s ‘last’ handwritten speech on sale by US collector

By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2019 06:06 AM IST
It’s a transcript of a speech he delivered at a prayer meeting on January 22, 1948, his first after breaking his famous fast to forge Hindu-Muslim unity in the aftermath of the partition and the riots that had followed on either side of the border. Gandhi was assassinated 8 days later.
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