Question: Why did Gandhiji go to Lucknow in December 1916? Who met him there and why?
Answer: Gandhiji went to Lucknow to attend the annual convention of the Indian National Congress. A poor peasant named Rajkumar Shukla met him there. He was from Champaran. He wanted Gandhiji to come to Champaran to help the poor sharecroppers.
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