Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country
2)Discuss the various forms of protest utilized during Non Cooperation Movement to build pressure on the British?
Key demand of the question
The focus should be on listing down the various manifestations of protest during NCM and a brief commentary on their impact and shortcomings
Discuss – We have to list down the various manifestations of protest during NCM, their reach, impact and shortcoming.
Structure of the answer
Introduction – Mention that NCM was the 1st mass movement and list down the sections of society who took part in it including Khilafat Movement. Also mention that NCM represented mass usage of Gandhian tools for the first time
- Discuss the various forms of protest such as Kisan Sabha Meetings, picketing, lawyers giving up practice wtc
- Discuss how successful and widespread each of these protests were
- If you feel, there were shortcomings in the form of protests mention those. For instance the Kisan Sabha protests turned violent especially in UP etc
Conclusion – Mention that NCM was the first test of Gandhian tools of freedom struggle, essence remained the same later as well but forms of protest varied slightly.