Archive / Audio / Q.R. Qureshi

Interview number:175 175

Interviewer: Shanker, Uma

Interview date: 1972-12-14

Length 42 minutes

Condition notes: Microphone noise.

G.R. Qureshi, librarian and Gandhi follower, describes organising the Dandi march, gives his view of the salt episode, Quit India, and as a Nationalist Muslim, the conflict with the Muslim League and constructive activities after 1947.

Coverage notes: Dandi; Ahmedabad; Karadi, Chikli, Dharasana, Vijapur, Thasara; ‘Navjivan’; Gujarat Vidyapith; Nationalist Muslims; Muslim League; Id; Khaddar, soap, paper, leather; Khadi Gramotyog Mandal; 1921-1972