National Movement

Which among the following was the reason of the resignations of the Indian Ministers in all the provinces in the year 1939? 

  1. The Governors refused to act as constitutional heads
  2. The Governor-General converted Indian administration from federal to unitary one because of the beginning of the World War II
  3. The Centre did not provide the required financial help to provinces
  4. India was declared a party to the World War II without the consent of the provincial government

Answer

Viceroy Linlithgow declared India at war against Germany in 1939 without prior consultation of Indians. Congress reacted strongly to this by resigning in all the provinces.

The correct option is D.