This was a protest to show that he would stand up to this cause

This was a protest to show that he would stand up to this cause. It was his way of showing the rights of the Indians. He and his followers went to the sea and made the salt. This protest resulted in about 60,000 people arrested including Gandhi himself.
Another example of Gandhi’s protest against British colonial rule happened in 1919 when Britain’s mandatory military draft of indians was launched.Hundreds of thousands participatedl to protest and by 1920 he was the leader of Indian movement for independence. He followed the nonviolent way to protest against Britain. His tactic was to use unity among Hinus, Muslims, and christians to work towards the movement for independence. Everytime the British authorities jailed Gandhi which was several times he was released because of his followers being so united and great.