South Africa likely to Commemorate Gandhi's Contributions

Date 2001/3/28 22:46:02 | Topic: Hindu Press International


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DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, March 27, 2001: The name of Mahatma Gandhi, whose campaign of passive resistance was born in South Africa, is expected to be one of 20 to be immortalized in marble here. Special marble tiles, each engraved with the still closely guarded names, and in some cases, the palm prints of those to be honored, will be unveiled in a park outside the City Hall here Saturday as a prelude to the annual African Renaissance Festival.







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