Did Gandhi get Rs. 100/- for ‘Personal Expenses’ from the British? No! It was allocated to the prison department.
A social media post asserting that a document sourced from the National Archives states that Gandhi used to be granted Rs. 100 monthly allowance by the British government is being widely shared. This allowance supposedly aimed to cover his expenses. The post, which has gained significant traction, insinuates a potential connection between Gandhi and the British authorities as suggested by the shared document. Let us check the facts.