Jinnah's People's Memorial Hall

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The Jinnah's People's Memorial Hall, is located inside the compound of the Indian National Congress building near Lamington Road, in Mumbai, India.

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The Hall was built to commemorate the mass demonstration that Jinnah and his wife led against the arrogant colonial governor of Bombay, Lord Willingdon. The hall was built in 1918, inside the compound of old Congress House, nowadays is known as P.J. Hall.

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