Q. The famous “Mappila Revolt” was related to which of the following?

[A] Goa

[B] Assam

[C] Kerala

[D] Telangana

Answer: C

Explanation: The Mappilas were the Muslim tenants inhabiting the Malabar region where most of the landlords were Hindus.

  • The Mappilas had expressed their resentment against the oppression of the landlords during the nineteenth century also.
  • Their grievances centred on lack of security of tenure, high rents, renewal fees and other oppressive exactions.

Source: Spectrum Modern India