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What happened after Gandhi's death?

Assassination of Mahatma Gandhi
At 5:17 PM on 30 January 1948, as Gandhi made his way to a prayer meeting on a raised lawn behind Birla House, a mansion in New Delhi, where he was staying, Godse stepped out of the crowd flanking his path to the dais. He fired three bullets into Gandhi's chest.

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Beside this, how did Mahatma Gandhi die?

Assassination by firearm

Similarly, what was Gandhi doing when he was shot? In response, Gandhi launched the “Quit India” movement it 1942, which called for a total British withdrawal. He was on one such vigil in New Delhi when Nathuram Godse, a Hindu extremist who objected to Gandhi's tolerance for the Muslims, fatally shot him.

Just so, when did Gandhi die?

January 30, 1948

How did Godse die?

Suicide

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