Q. The term “Bandagan” is associated with which of the following?

[A] Military slaves

[B] Revenue officials

[C] Village policeman

[D] Noble preists

Answer: A

Explanation: Bandagan is the plural of banda, literally military slaves. They were graded according to the years of service, proximity and trustworthiness. This trust led to their appointment as governors and military commanders.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT