How Mahatma Gandhi killed thousands of Indians with his call for prohibition

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Mahatma Gandhi is considered a national hero in India but actually he is responsible for the death of thousands of Indians. Mahatma Gandhi is considered a national hero in India but actually he is responsible for the death of thousands of Indians.

When we are discussing inspiring people of the 20th century we usually hear names like Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi. That last one can be erased from the list as soon as possible, as far as we are concerned. Sure, his nonviolent fight for the civil rights of Indians was impressive, but how many died after that because of his ideas on alcohol? Inspired by Gandhi’s ideology several states in India cling on to prohibition till this very day. And the situation is a lot more horrifying than the glory days of Al Capone in the United States. By now the peaceful Mahatma Gandhi has the blood of thousands of people on his hands.

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