Q. 174.7( 3 Votes )

Indicate which of

Answer :



Option D is correct because Census officials found that people were claiming identities that they associated with higher status.

Option A is not correct because they were suspicious of census operations for a long time.

Option B is not correct because they thought that enquiries were being conducted to impose new taxes.

Option C is not correct because upper caste people were unwillingly to give any information regarding the women of their household. Women were supposed to remain secluded within the interior of the household.


Answer: C


Option C is correct because the committee did not built houses for the labouring poor. The Committee removed many huts and displaced the labouring poor, who were now pushed to the outskirts of Calcutta.

Option A is not correct because the lottery committee commissioned a new map of the city so as to get a comprehensive picture of Calcutta was one of the important objectives formed by the committee.

Option B is not correct because among the committee’s major activities was road building in the Indian part of the city. This activity was done mainly for town improvement.

Option D is not correct because lottery committee also cleared the river bank of encroachments for the improvement of town.

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