Archive / Audio / R. Naik

Interview number: 173

Interviewer: Shanker, Uma

Interview date: 1972-12-13

Length 36 minutes

Condition notes: Poor quality recording; volume variation, noises off, microphone handling and switch noise. Poor quality transcript.

R. Naik, teacher, freedom fighter, personal secretary, editor, talks about the Satyagraha and Quit India movements, working for Morarji Desai in office, and the publication of Gandhi’s collected works in regional languages.

Coverage notes: ‘Lok Jivan’; ‘Akshar Deh’; Navjivan Trust; Vidyapith; prabat pheries; Vanar Sena; patrikas; Gujarati; detinues; Sabarmati, Visapur; chawdies; Cooperatives; Home Guards; national savings; 1930-1972