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Ela Gandhi, granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi, is a peace activist and was a Member of Parliament in South Africa from 1994 to 2004, where she aligned with the African National Congress party representing the Phoenix area of Inanda in the KwaZulu-Natal province.

Newsbreak Legends: Ela Gandhi

The name Ela Gandhi has become synonymous with peace and nation-building. Born in KwaZulu-Natal, Gandhi has dedicated her life to promoting the ideals of non-violent resistance and non-racialism.

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Today, the 77-year-old often travels the world to continue the work started by her grandfather, the “Mahatma”. In a Women’s Month edition of the Legends Series, Matthew Veeran profiles Gandhi as a philanthropist who is always ready to serve.

Source: Newsbreak Lotus FM report by Matthew Veeran


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