When Indian-origin activist Ahmed Kathrada challenged Nelson Mandela!

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SummaryFellow prisoner and lifelong friend Indian-origin Ahmed Kathrada was in awe of Nelson Mandela when he first met him, but that did not stop him from challenging the future South African President on his decision to exclude Indians from a strike.

leaders, we were ordinary prisoners, we don't make policy we don't give orders to those outside. He behaved as an ordinary prisoner, washing dishes, dishing up food, carrying out toilet buckets for people who were ill, polished his cell and on hunger strike with others, refusing to be exempted as a senior," he added.

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