Q. The term “thikadars” is related to which of the following?
Explanation: Kols as tribals inhabited in Chotanagpur and Singbhum region of Bihar and Orissa.
- The immediate cause of their uprising was the action of the Raja of Chotanagpur in leasing several villages to the non tribals.
- The Kols of Sonepur and Tamar took the initiative in organizing a revolt against the thikadars (tax collectors).
Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT