National Movement

With reference to Swadeshi Movement, consider the following statements:

  1. It contributed to the revival of the indigenous artisan crafts and industries.
  2. The National Council of Education was established as a part of Swadeshi Movement.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2

Answer

The Swadeshi spirit found expression in the establishment of swadeshi textile mills, soap and match factories, tanneries, banks, etc. So it contributed to the revival of the indigenous artisan crafts and industries. So, the first statement is correct.

On August 15, 1906, the National Council of Education was set-up to organise a system of education.

The correct option is C.