UPSC Mains Questions 6. Modern Indian History – Significant Issues

Though some of his early measures restored faith among the indians in the liberal tradition of England, Lord Ripon’s tenure did not bring about significant changes in the conservative mindset of the colonial bureaucracy. Comment.

Lord Ripon was the viceroy of India from 1880-1883. His tenure saw many significant steps. Measures that restored faith among Indians in the liberal tradition of Britain: Local governance reforms ..

Though the Government of India Act, 1919 proposed some radical administrative changes, it remained short of fulfilling aspirations of Indians. Elaborate.

Montagu – Chelmsford reforms introduced the Government of India Act 1919 as the “carrot” of their carrot and stick policy. These were based on Montagu’s statement about developing self-government in ..