Q. Which of the following kingdom introduced turban, tunic, trousers and heavy long boots and coats?

[A] Kushans

[B] Cheras

[C] Mughals

[D] Mauryan

Answer: A

Shakas – Kushanas introduced better cavalry & use of riding horses on large scale along with use of turban, tunic, trousers & longcoats. 

  • Kushanas were the 1st ruler in India to issue gold coins on wide scale & controlled major part of silk trade. 
  • Kushanas adopted pompous titles as King of Kings & were called Sons of god like Asoka was called dear to gods. 

Source: Old NCERT.