Consider the following statements about Cripps Proposals of 1942

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Consider the following statements about Cripps Proposals of 1942:

  1. Provision was to be made for participation of Indian States in the Constitution-making body.
  2. British Government undertook to accept and implement the Constitution.
  3. All provinces of British India were to give an undertaking about the acceptance of the Constitution.
  4. In the ongoing World War, no resources of British India would be used.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 2 only
  3. 1, 2 and 4
  4. 1, 3 and 4

Answer

The proposal of the Cripps mission was that India would be a dominion associated with the United kingdom.

The Cripps Mission promised that immediately after the war is stopped, steps would be taken up to set up an elected body charged with the task of making the constitution for India and provisions would be made so that the Indian states could participate in the framing of the constitution.

The correct option is A.