World Street to be Named After Gandhi

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The Gandhi Monument Council officials has approached the mayors of 185 world’s important cities spread in 39 countries to name one of the major streets of their respective cities after peace icon Mahatma Gandhi. Right Reverend Gene Savoy Jr. and Rajan Zed, requested that they would prefer the name of this proposed street to be ” Mahatma Gandhi Marg ” the meaning of Marg is path. Gene Savoy Jr. is Head Bishop of International Community of Christ, Rajan Zed is the president of Universal Society of Hinduism. The cities contacted were… cities.. To this request some Countries said they already own the name and some said ‘NO’. The main aim behind this is to commemorate Gandhi’s philosophy of non-violence, his commitment to world peace, and his work for the up liftment of the downtrodden.

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