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Gandhi Assassination – Nehru and the Power Equation

Every year, it is a practise of the Congress and the commie brigade to make some remarks on Hindu nationalism on the 30th Jan.

On Jan 30th, 1948, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated. A few months before his death, Bharat had attained political Independence and a few hours before Independence, Bharat was partitioned. Partition was a result of the aggressive stand of the Muslim League, weak leadership of the Indian National Congress, the British strategy to leave Bharat in a tattered condition and above all, a submission to the political concept of the Darul Islam.

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Arnold Toynbee writes ‘ What is Pakistan ? it was the first successful step in this 20th century to realize their ( Muslims) 1200 year old dream of complete subjugation of this country.

Those interested in reading the events leading to the partition are documented here. Tragic Story of Partition.

The country witnessed a holocaust. What followed was a never before seen cataclysm. The transfer of population that the Congress leaders wanted to avoid, took place. They were killed, robbed, looted in transit. As the biggest migration of population in recorded history was in progress, a most dangerous situation arose in the capital. Every 4th person in Delhi was a Hindu or Sikh refugee from Pakistan. This lead to a lot of anger against the Congress leadership. A number of organisations were involved in service activities for the refugees, giving them shelter, support and succour in their times of great tragedy. Guruji Golwalkar  of RSS gave a call to the RSS swayamsevaks not to leave Pakistan until the last Hindu is safely moved from the troubled areas. Thousands of swayamsevaks gave up their life in this cause. This is documented in the book, “ Jyoti Jala Nij Praan Ki“.

Assassination of Gandhi  : Nathuram Godse was one of the people who believed Mahatma Gandhi was squarely responsible for the partition of Bharat. On the fateful day,  on January 30, 1948 he approached Gandhi during the evening prayer at 5:17 pm. Godse bowed, and shot Gandhi at point blank range. Godse himself shouted “police” and surrendered himself. His defence was documented in a book, “May It Please your Honour”.

However, there has been no explanation of why Gandhiji was not rushed to the hospital and was instead taken to Birla House, where he was declared dead.

Congress maligns RSS : 

Inspite of no evidence against the RSS and inspite of Sardar Patel indicating that the RSS is not involved, Nehru went ahead to press for the ban on the RSS. This fact is evident from the correspondence between Patel and Nehru. Replying to the Prime Minister’s letter urging him to ascertain the RSS connection in the case, Patel sent a categorical reply on 27 February 1948, less than a month after Gandhiji’s assassination:

‘I have kept myself almost in daily touch with the progress of the investigations regarding Bapu’s assassination case. All the main accused have given long and detailed statements of their activities. It also clearly emerges from the statements that the RSS was not involved in it at all.’

When no plausible reason is found about why Nehru was so keen to ban the RSS, it can be concluded that Nehru saw a potential rival in Guruji Golwalkar. In fact, one day before Gandhiji’s murder, on 29 Jan 1948 Nehru was reported to have said that: “I will crush the RSS”.

Shri Guruji's grand reception at New Delhi Station - 21st Aug 1949

Shri Guruji’s grand reception at New Delhi Station – 21st Aug 1949

That Golwalkar was immensely popular is documented by BBC. In 1949, BBC radio reported: ‘Golwalkar is a shining star that has arisen on the Indian firmament. The only other Indian who can draw such huge crowds is Prime Minister Nehru.’ Golwalkar was the Sarsanghchalak of the RSS at that time. 

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On February 4, 1948, the government banned the RSS. After a long struggle by the RSS swayamsevaks, the ban was lifted unconditionally.In a written statement to the Bombay Legislative Assembly on September 14, 1949 (Proceedings p2126) the Home Minister Morarji Desai admitted that the ban on RSS was no longer considered necessary; it was lifted unconditionally; and the RSS gave no undertaking – Lifting of ban was unconditional

Inspite of all the direct evidence, the Congress did not end at this, In 1966, Nehru’s daughter, Indira Gandhi appointed another commission under Justice JL Kapur, a retd judge of Supreme Court. It examined over 100 witnesses and submited a report in 1969. The Kapur Commission report said “

…RSS as such were not responsible for the murder of Mahatma Gandhi, meaning thereby that one could not name the organisation as such as being responsible for that most diabolical crime, the murder of the apostle of peace. It has not been proved that they (the accused) were members of the RSS..”

For More details on the the issue – Patel, Nehru and RSS

Veer Savarkar also maligned :  Swatantra Veer Savarkar life and his works were inspiration to many freedom fighters including Bhagat Singh. Such a person was also charged with the conspiring the murder of Gandhi. No evidence was found against him but the accusations against him by the Commie brigade abetted by the Congress continue. As recently as 2013, The Hindu carried an article accusing him once again. A rejoinder to the repeated accusation was published in Niti Central – Gandhi Assassination and Veer Savarkar

Few Unanswered Questions on Nehru :

Nehru was the Prime Minister candidate inspite of Patel being the overwhelming favourite. It is clear from the documentation during that period that Gandhi favoured Nehru primarily to ensure that the Congress doesn’t split during the trying times after partition. It seems apparent that Gandhi believed that Patel would work under Nehru but Nehru wouldn’t vice versa. Gandhi was disappointed by some of the decisions taken by Nehru and in fact had called for a public debate on policies. This naturally put Nehru on the back-foot. He never responded. 

A missing Netaji Subash Chandra Bose ( under mysterious circumstances ),  an assassinated Gandhi, an implicated Savarkar, and a reviled Golwalkar ensured that Nehru had a free run. In fact even in 1953, a potential contender like Syamaprasad Mukherjee died under mysterious circumstances in the jail of J&K. This was a state managed by Nehru directly.

It is apparent that the biggest beneficiary of the above sequence of events was Nehru. He remained the Prime Minister of the country for 17 years. It is also a known fact that Gandhiji was of the opinion of disbanding the Congress in the future. 

Yet, no investigation was taken in that direction as to why he chose to target such luminaries!  When a great freedom fighter like Veer Savarkar and Rishi like Golwalkar could be incarcerated, why no questions were raised against Nehru and Congress is something I have been intrigued with.

Few more questions,

  • When Gandhiji was shot point blank, why was he not moved to a hospital and moved to Birla House ?
  • Was there no intelligence inputs on the assassination ? When there were 4 earlier attempts to murder Gandhi, what were the additional measures taken by the Nehru government to provide security. Did any heads roll ?
  • Why was Nehru in a hurry to find an organization to link Godse with when Godse was insisting he was doing it in individual capacity ?
  • Prof. Rajendra Singh, 4th Sarsanghchalak of RSS in an interview to Outlook ( Jan 1998 ) said regarding Godse “Initially, he was a member of the Congress, later he joined the RSS and left it subsequently, saying that it was a slow organisation. Then he formed his own group.”  Godse left the RSS in 1934 and joined the HMS as per his own admission to the court.  He then formed his own group. Gandhi was assassinated in 1948. Prof.Rajendra Singh had asked, “If investigations were done on whether RSS was involved in the assassination, why were there no investigations whether Congress was involved in allowing the assassination to happen” ? ( since he was a member of both the organizations and had left them ).

Gandhiji’s assassination gave an opportunity to Nehru to use enormous amount of state power to crush the Hindu nationalists. At the same time, he shifted the public discourse away from core national issues raising the bogey of Hindu fascism. This lead to sidelining of all major issues of national relevance like education, language, cow slaughter, agriculture, models of development, administration, and many more core issues.  This was a classic example of the Marxist method of shifting public discourse.

The nation has to do a course correction. Bharateeyas must ask and seek what Nehru & Congress’s interests were in shifting the national discourse away from our core to the periphery.

References

1. Tragic Story of partition – HV Seshadri

2. May It Please Your Honour – Nathuram Godse

3. The Hindu – Lifting of ban on RSS was unconditional by S.Gurumurthy

4. Niti Central – Gandhi’s assassination and Veer Savarkar by Anurupa Cinar

5. Gandhi-Nehru Letters by Cambridge University Press

6. http://www.gandhiserve.org – Gandhi’s concept of Gram Swaraj

7. Disband the Congress by Gandhi – ‘The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi – Volume 90′

8. Prof.Rajendra Singh Interview – Outlook Magazine – Jan 19th, 1998

 –  By Ayush Nadimpalli

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RSS, Bomb Blasts & Media credibility

The English Electronic media seems to have got into its latest ” Breaking News mode ” by linking the RSS ( Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh) to the blasts in Ajmer, Mecca Masjid in Hyd . Channels like CNN-IBN, seem to be dead sure about the RSS involvement in terror attacks citing CBI information..and ofcourse they claim to have “inside information” from CBI & govt.  This is the typical ” spit and run journalism” that the Indian English media employs.

While this is going on, The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday described as “misleading” reports in a section of the media that some members of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) have been questioned by the agency in connection with bomb blast cases.  CBI Director Ashwani Kumar said they had not questioned any of the RSS leaders in the bomb blast cases.
http://www.dailypioneer.com/269109/No-RSS-leader-questioned-CBI-chief.html

What then is the credibility of the Media ?

The electronic media, by maligning an organisation that inculcates spirit of nationalism  and self pride among the countrymen, is playing  to the tunes of their unseen masters who remote control the media in India.

Who backs these mediamen ?

The strength for the anti Hindu stance of the English media seems to come from the anti Hindu Congress itself. Over the last 85 years, the RSS has been targetted by the Congress governments.

The First Ban of RSS by the Congress – 1948 :
The Sangh enjoyed very popularity due to the extensive service to Hindus that it rendered durign the partition. Pt. Nehru perceived the Sangh as a potential political threat, and under the influence of the Left parties was always on the look out for an opportunity to crush the RSS.

So much so that on January 29, 1948, that is just a day before the murder of the Mahatma, he thundered in Amritsar that he would see that the RSS is totally uprooted from the face of India. The assasination of Gandhiji gave him an opportunity to implicate the RSS and he did it. However, the Sangh was honourably acquitted by the Courts after fighting the case for more than 18 months during which time thousands of innocents were tortured by the Congress governments.

Yet the Propaganda continues ..
Inspite of this, the Congress leaders and the English media continues to spread the propaganda that Godse killed Gandhi on the behest of the RSS. Once Prof.Rajendra Singh (4th Sarsanghchalak of RSS) remarked during an interview, ” Godse worked in the Congress for many years..Can we then say that he was motivated by the Congress to kill Gandhiji because of his association with Congress.”

2nd Ban of the RSS by Congress – 1975 :
The RSS was once again banned in 1975 by Pt.Nehru’s daughter, Smt.Indira Gandhi during the in”famous” Emergency. The rest is history. More than 80000 sangh swayamsevaks filled the jails and launched a never before seen satyagraha against Emergency  under the leadership of Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan . The Congress government was forced to uplift the ban.

It must be noted that in the history of Independent India, this was the only time when the Free will of the people was suppressed and yet the Congress calls the BJP-RSS as fascist. It is the Congress which has always sought to implement facisit methods  to suppress contradictory voice to its own.

The Third ban on Sangh by the Congress was in 1992 during the Ramajanmabhumi movement when once again the Congress’s anti-Hindu nature came up to the forefront.

The Effort to Malign & thereby ban the organisation continues :
Once again, now as part of the agenda to “crush” the RSS, the anti Hindu forces have unleashed propaganda with terms like RSS terror and Hindu terror. They believe that by this, the discussion on Islamic terror will be muted and win the Muslim votes.  They would also be able to alieniate a big section of Hindus away from the RSS.

Bhayyaji Joshi’s statement, Sarkaryavah  (General Secretary) of RSS;

The General Secretary of the RSS, Sri Suresh (Bhayyaji) Joshi had issued a clear statement that the RSS opposses terror and terrorists. He insisted that RSS only believed in the Constitutional path. The RSS would not support or protect anyone indulging in violent activities.  The RSS believes in resolving matters by increasing public awareness. He has also indicated that the RSS is willing to co-operate in any investigation if it involves solving the cases of the bomb blasts but asserted that innocent Hindus should not be harassed.

http://vskap.blogspot.com/2010/07/ap-samachar-15-july-2010.html

But, this aspect is coolly ignored by the Media. Sri Ram Madhavji,   also clarified that Sri Devender Gupta was a Vibhag Pracharak in the RSS but moved on from the RSS.  Why then  is media going overboard on the involvement of one person in an alleged terror attack in an organisation in which more than 5-6 Lacs people come together in the shakas every day ? If bomb blasts was on the agenda of the RSS, even a dimwit could imagine what the situation in India would have been !

Indians who once believed the media to be the weapon of justice are seeing through the games that these media houses are nothing but business houses who are out to earn some fast TRP ratings.

Meanwhile the media continues to attempt to entertain the audience by their Breaking News once again.

P.S.:
There was a section in the Congress in 1948 that saw through this game of the leftists. Sardar Patel represented this section. On January 7, 1948, in a speech in Lucknow (U.P.) he said, “In the Congress those who are in power feel that by virtue of their authority they will be able to crush the RSS. But you cannot crush an organisation by using the danda. The danda is meant for the thieves and dacoits. After all, the RSS men are not thieves and dacoits. They are patriots who love their country.”

The time has arrived once again for leaders from various fronts to put an end to this Hindu bashing.

Update Oct 2010 :

Over the last few days, the ATS Rajasthan has begun on completing the task set by its Congress masters of maligning the RSS. Sri Indresh Kumarji’s name was dragged into the chargesheet.. They say, ” He is in the chargesheet but not as a suspect”. Whatever that means. Today’s news is that Sri Ram Madhavji may also be dragged into the controversy. In short, the anti-Hindu Congress is doing what it does best..” maligning the Hindu forces”.

Sri Soniji’s press statement is  available at

http://rsschennai.blogspot.com/2010/10/press-statement-of-shri-suresh-joshi.html

dhanyavaad

Ayush