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Frustration caused by the failure of the political struggle during early years of twentieth century and the incessant government repression ultimately resulted in revolutionary nationalism. Elucidate.

Topic: The Freedom Struggle — its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country.

1. Frustration caused by the failure of the political struggle during early years of twentieth century and the incessant government repression ultimately resulted in revolutionary nationalism. Elucidate. (250 words)

Difficulty level: Easy

Reference: Reference: Chapter-17 – A Brief History of Modern India by Rajiv Ahir (Spectrum Publishers)

Why the question:

The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 1 as mentioned in Mission-2022 Secure timetable.

Key Demand of the question:

To write about the reasons for the emergence and popularity of revolutionary activity in India.

Directive word: 

Elucidate – Give a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the context. You must be defining key terms wherever appropriate and substantiate with relevant associated facts.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction: 

Write the origin and nature of revolutionary movement and organisations associated with in India.

Body:

In detail write about the causes for the emergence of revolutionary nationalism. Elaborate on the political failures of leaders with examples which gave impetus to revolutionaries to take up violence.

Write about the violence which was a reaction to the repression of the government. Substantiate with examples.

Conclusion:

Conclude my mentioning the contribution of the revolutionaries.