Q. Consider the following statements with respect to Birsa Munda:
1.He was a tribal freedom fighter from the Munda tribe.
2.He is also known as Dharti Abba.
3.He started Ulgulan movement.
Select the correct statement using the codes given belo

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 1 and 3 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

Explanation –

Bisra Munda was a folk hero and a tribal freedom fighter hailing from the Munda tribe.

He is also known as Dharti Abba’ or the Earth Father.

He was born on 15th November 1875.

He started a movement called ‘Ulgulan’, or ‘The Great Tumult’His struggle against the exploitation and discrimination against tribals led to a big hit against the British government in the form of the Chotanagpur Tenancy Act being passed in 1908. The act restricted the passing on of land from the tribal people to non-tribals.

Source: https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/contribution-of-tribal-people-to-freedom-movement-has-remained-ignored/article65871086.ece