Godse was born in Baramati in Pune district, then part of the Bombay Presidency, on May 19 in 1910.
Pointing out that he has been repeatedly reading about Gandhi and his life, Haasan recalled an anecdote where the latter once lost his slipper while travelling in a train.
The senior Congress leader also attacked BJP over the statements given by MPs Anant Kumar Hegde and Navin Kateel in support of Thakur's comments and asserted that they knew nothing about India's past.
Delhi BJP spokesperson said his party stated its stand on the “murderer” of Mahatma Gandhi and asked Priyanka Gandhi to specify her stand on the “murderer of 10,000 Sikhs”.
Congress calls action eyewash; Anant Kumar claims account hacked, while Kateel apologises for his tweets
In a Facebook post, Anil Saumitra had written he was the father of Pakistan. Several sons like him were born in India, some worthy and some unworthy.
Pragya Singh kicked up a row when she called Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse a patriot in response to a question on actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan’s recent remarks.
The high court also asked the EC to decide BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay's representation against the remarks of actor-cum-politician.
Reiterating that regional parties would play a key role in the formation of the next government, Owaisi hailed K Chandrasekhar Rao for his brainchild, the Federal Front.
The remarks drew condemnation from BJP and the AIADMK, although Haasan found support in Congress and Dravidar Kazhagam.
Earlier too, Haasan had stoked a row, when in November 2017, he took potshots at what he termed as 'Hindu extremism,' which drew condemnation from the BJP and Hindu outfits.
Indian art marches ahead for the second time at the Venice Biennale with ideologies of the Mahatma
The authorities said the objective of the revision was to include innovative content, which is aimed at ensuring better job opportunities for students.
The medal will "honour his leadership" and his gift to the world of inspiring with his principles of non-violence.
A 35-year-old man was injured when he was hit by a speeding motorbike and came under an RTC bus on Saturday night.