Groups gather at Davis park after Gandhi statue vandalized, removed

Groups gather at Davis park after Gandhi statue vandalized, removed
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Two groups gathered in Davis on Sunday after the Mahatma Gandhi statue was vandalized this past week.One group gathered to express its sadness for the destruction of the statue in Davis’ Central Park. The government of India gifted the statue to the city of Davis five years ago.The group is asking city council to restore it. “There are many thousands of Indian Americans here in the Central Valley, and we’re all very saddened that this has happened, and we hope for restoration, we hope for justice, we hope the ideal of peace on Earth and nonviolence Gandhi stood for prevails,” said Easan Katir with the Hindu American Foundation.He is also calling for more security at the park is the statue is placed back to help prevent and deter future vandalism.Another group also…



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