The real name of the ‘Frontier Gandhi’ is

(A) Purushottam Das Tandon
(B) Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
(C) Abdul Ghaffar Khan
(D) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Correct Answer : Abdul Ghaffar Khan
Question Asked : 43rd BPSC (Pre) 1999
Explanation : Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan was a Pashtun independence activist and a spiritual leader nicknamed as “Frontier Gandhi” due to his political activities and close association with the Indian leader, Mahatma Gandhi. He was a lifelong pacifist who advocated non-violent opposition and founded the Khudai Khidmatgar (“Servants of God”) to protest against the British-controlled army using peaceful protests and political activism. He was awarded Bharat Ratna in 1987.
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