Q. The “gaulmika” term was associated with which of the following?

[A] Village Headman

[B] Tax collectors

[C] Treasurers

[D] Bonded laborers

Answer: A

Explanation: The lowest level of administration was a grama (village), which was under the charge of a gaulmika (village headman), who was also the head of a military regiment consisting of nine chariots, nine elephants, 25 horses and 45 foot soldiers.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT