Politics What would happen if Gandhi was alive today? Updated : October 03, 2019 09:22 AM IST Had he been alive, for decades that followed there would have been a no greater thorn in the side of the Indian government than Gandhi. Right now, you can sure, had Gandhi been alive, he would be fasting until the government changed its stance on Article 370. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.