National Movement

In which year, Mahatama Gandhi travelled to Champaran in Bihar to inspire the peasants to struggle against the oppressive plantation system?

  1. 1914
  2. 1915
  3. 1916
  4. 1917

Answer

In Champaran, farmers were forced to grow indigo and other cash crops instead of the food crops which was necessary for their survival. These goods were bought from them at a very low price.

Gandhiji travelled to Champaran in Bihar in 1917.

Correct option is D.