In the wake of growing Islamophobia and rise of anti-immigrant parties, business and community leaders in London came together at a dinner called by the Indian Muslim Federation.Indian high commissioner Ranjan Mathai was the chief guest at the event.
A new statue commemorating the life and works of Mahātmā Gandhi - the inspiration for the non-violent civil rights movement - was unveiled in the Parliament Square, London on 14th March 2015. Tributes were paid by Rt. Hon. Prime Minister David Cameron; Mr. A. Jaitley, Minister of Finance, Government of India; a reading by Mr. Amitabh Bachchan, Indian Actor and Reflection by the grandson of Mahātmā Mr. Gopalkrishna Gandhi.
The text of the speech delivered by Shri Gopalkrishna Gandhi is re-printed and circulated at the Indian Muslim Federation (UK) programmeSpeech »