Question- In the context of Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq, consider the following statements–
1. He introduced bronze token currency.
2. He established a separate trade and commerce department called Diwan-i-Amir Kohi.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) both 1 and 2
(d) neither 1 nor 2
Answer – (a)
Explanation- Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq had introduced bronze currency and had established a separate department called Diwan-i-Amir Kohi for agriculture.