Jan. 3, 2023

Prelims Question

Q. Arrange the following events in their chronological order-

1. Formation of Simon Commission

2. Gandhi-Irwin Pact

3. Jinnah's 14 points

4. Poona Pact


 (a) 3-1-4-2

 (b) 3-1-2-4

 (c) 1-3-2-4

 (d) 1-3-4-2

Answer- (c)

Explanation- The Simon Commission was constituted on November 8, 1927 by the British Government.

In March 1929, Mohammad Ali Jinnah presented 14 Points in the Muslim League session, held in Delhi.

The Gandhi–Irwin Pact was a political agreement signed by Mahatma Gandhi and the Viceroy of India, Lord Irwin, on 5 March 1931, before the Second Round Table Conference.

The Poona Pact was held between Mahatma Gandhi and B.R. Ambedkar in 1932 on the reservation issue for the Depressed Classes in the legislature of British India.