Dalai Lama says Mahatma Gandhi wanted Jinnah as first PM, but Nehru refused: Report

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Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama today said Jawaharlal Nehru had a self-centred attitude to become Indias first prime minister even though Mahatma Gandhi was in favour of Muhammad Ali Jinnah taking the top post at that time. He also claimed Indias partition would not have happened if Mahatma Gandhis wish of Jinnah becoming the prime minister had materialised. The 83-year-old …