Q. Consider the following statements regarding the Indian National Congress (INC):
1.Lord Ripon was the Viceroy of India at the time of the formation of the INC.
2.Kadambini Ganguly was the first woman speaker of the INC.
3.The split between the two groups in the Congress took place in Surat and later both the groups came together in the Bombay session of 1915..
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 3 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 2 only

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 is incorrect. Lord Dufferin was the Viceroy of India at the time of the formation of the INC.

Statement 2 and 3 are correct. Kadambini Ganguly was the first woman speaker of the INC. The split between the two groups in the Congress took place in Surat session in 1906 and later both the groups came together in the Bombay session of 1915.

Source: The Indian Express