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- Because of drought in 1918,the crops failed in Kheda district of Gujarat
- According to the revenue code,if the yield was less than 1/4 the normal produce, the farmers were entitled to remission.
- The authorities refused to grant remission.
- Gandhi supported the peasants’ cause and asked them to withhold revenue.
- Sardar Patel and Indulal Yagnik became Gandhi’s followers.