Q. Which of the following is/are launched/Started by B. R. Ambedkar?
1.Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha
2.Independent Labour party
3.Scheduled Caste Federation
Choose the correct answer from below given codes:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

Explanation: Ambedkar launched news journals and organizations. Mook Nayak (leader of the dumb) was the journal to articulate his views and the Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha (Association for the welfare of excluded) spearheaded his activities.

  • Ambedkar launched two political parties. The first one was the Independent Labour party in 1937 and the second Scheduled Caste Federation in 1942.
  • The colonial government recognizing his struggles and also to balance its support base used the services of Ambedkar.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT