Q. The term “pattadaior” is related to which of the following?

[A] Workshop people

[B] Agriculture labor

[C] Village guards

[D] Revenue officials

Answer: A

Explanation: Artisans like weavers, smiths, and masons became more prominent in the society.

These non[1]agrarian groups were generally called the pattadaior (workshop people) and kasaya[1]vargam -that is- the group that pays taxes in cash.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT