This volume begins from 28th January 1924, when Gandhiji, still a prisoner, was lying in Sassoon Hospital Poona for his operation of appendicitis. This volume ends on 8th November 1924.
The main events of this period are as follows :
Gandhiji's un-conditional release on 5th February 1924.
Rift in the annual session of the Indian National Congress held at Ahmedabad, over Gandhiji's controversial resolution on the subject of spinning franchise.
Gandhiji's call for all round unity.
Gandhiji's historical 21 days' fast to bring communal harmony.