Mahatma in Champaran: A ‘murder attempt’ and Batakh Miyan | Gandhi Jayanti
On the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Hindustan Times reports a lesser known story from his campaign in Champaran. The area is also home to the family of Batakh Miyan, a cook who lived in early 20th century Bihar. His descendants tell a tale of a murder attempt, a patriotic act, and delayed justice. Watch the full video to know more.