April 9th topic and previous year’s questions

April 9

The Freedom Struggle — its various stages

Main 2016

Discuss the role of women in the freedom struggle especially during the Gandhian phase.

Main 2017

Why did the ‘Moderates’ fail to carry conviction with the nation about their proclaimed ideology and political goals by the end of the nineteenth century?

Clarify how mid-eighteenth century India was beset with the spectre of a fragmented polity?

Main 2019

Assess the role of British imperial power in complicating the process of transfer of power during the 1940s. (Answer in 250 words) 15 Marks

Many voices had strengthened and enriched the nationalist movement during the Gandhian phase. Elaborate. (Answer in 250 words) 15 Marks