New Delhi: A college in Kerala’s Malappuram district will recreate the historic Dandi March on October 2, at some point in the event of the beginning anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Sullamussalam Oriental Higher Secondary School officials stated the march is being organized to mark the 150th start anniversary of the ‘father of the state’.

The march will culminate at Thazhathangadi beach.

Gandhian Dr. Chacha Sivarajan, who’s 91 12 months vintage, will seem like Mahatma Gandhi.

In a symbolic act, the ‘Dandi protesters’ will make salt and announce the civil disobedience plan.

“Today, when the clouds of disunity and mistrust are spreading out the darkness in the society, Gandhi’s lifestyles turns into extra applicable. Sullamussalam Oriental Higher Secondary School’s NSS unit is revisiting Mahatma Gandhi’s a hundred and fiftieth birthday journey to comprehend and disseminate the unity and power of people who are nevertheless in tears,” launch from the school stated.

“On October 2, 2019, ‘Gandhiji’ and selected ‘freedom combatants who participated in Dandi March’ in costumes’ observed with the aid of masses of people will start the symbolic salt satyagraha march from the MSP camp premises at Areekode to the Thazhathangadi seaside. The college students will be dressed in costumes just like the characters who volunteered within the Dandi March with Gandhiji,” the discharge stated delivered.

On March 12, 1930, Mahatma Gandhi embarked an ancient Salt March from Sabarmati Ashram in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad to the village of Dandi inside the nation’s coastal place to protest in opposition to the steep tax the British levied on salt. The good-sized march got here to be called Dandi March or Salt March, additionally referred because of the Dandi Satyagraha.

The 24-day Salt March, which changed into non-violent in nature, is historically widespread because it caused the mass Civil Disobedience Movement.

Sullamussalam Oriental Higher Secondary School is a pioneer in Aided Arabic oriental kind schools in the place and it’s far the only and simplest such kind of school in Areacode. Founded in 1955, the faculty positioned in the heart of the town of Areacode.