Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, P B Acharya and Chief Minister Pema Khandu have conveyed their greetings to the people of the state on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti.
Mahatma Gandhi used to oppose atrocities through satyagraha and civil disobedience movement.
Governor through his PRO also expressed hope that "it will stir up people's conscience towards universal peace, global unity, true compassion and swachhta (Cleanliness)".
"Gandhiji looked forward to a day when a free India and a free China could cooperate in friendship and brotherhood for their own good and for the benefit of Asia and the World", Wilson Babu, Charge D'Affaires at the Indian embassy, said.
Achieving the goals of the Swachh Bharat Mission by October 2, 2019, will be an appropriate tribute to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, on his 150th birth anniversary.
Zeliang further added that Gandhiji believed in the principles of non-violence, courage and truth, and played a major role in obtaining freedom from British slavery. However, at times when we are everyday splashed with news reports of violence from various parts of the country and the world his teachings attain supreme significance.
His birthday is also observed as the International Day of Non-Violence.
He paid tributes to the two leaders at Raj Ghat and Vijay Ghat, their respective memorials.