Q. Which of the following is/are reason/s for the transformation of the agrarian structure in British India?
1.The colonial economic policies.
2.The new land revenue system.
3.The colonial administrative and judicial system.
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
Notes:

Explanation: The impoverishment of the Indian peasantry was a direct result of the transformation of the agrarian structure due to—

  • colonial economic policies,
  • ruin of the handicrafts leading to overcrowding of land,
  • the new land revenue system,
  • Colonial administrative and judicial system.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT