Q. Consider the following statements with respect to the freedom fighter Govind Guru:
1.He organized the sampa sabha to serve the Adivasi people.
2.He was the leader of Mangarh massacre.
3.He participated in Quit India Movement.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: A
Notes:

Statement 1: Govind Guru organized the sampa sabha to serve the Adivasi people. He was a tribal leader and socio-religious reformer.

Statement 2: He was the leader of Mangarh massacre. Around 1500 tribal people lost their live in this massacre against the British.

Statement 3: The statement is incorrect. Govind Guru died on October 30, 1931 whereas Quit Indian Movement was held in 1942. So, he did not participate.

Source: The Indian Express