Mahatma Gandhi found in salt a powerful symbol that could unite the nation -
i. Every class within Indian Society could identify with the salt. ii. Salt was something consumed by rich and the poor alike.
iii. It was the powerful symbol to unite the people. iv. It was the most essential item of the food.
v. Tax on salt and government monopoly over its production revealed the most oppressive face of the British Rule.
vi. Any other relevant point
(Any 3 points to be exaplained)