Q. Which of the following statement is not correct about Pasumpon Muthuramalinga Thevar?

[A] .He was a freedom-fighter cum spiritual leader and was seen as a deity among the Mukulathor community.

[B] .He accepted traditional Hinduism and supported the u2018Varnashramau2019.

[C] .He became a close aide of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.

[D] .He was instrumental behind repealing the Criminal Tribes Act(CTA).

Answer: B

He did not accept traditional Hinduism because it supported the ‘Varnashrama’. He regularly fought against the evils of the Hindu religion. In 1939, he assisted activist A. Vaidyanatha Iyer to take Dalits to the Meenakshi Temple in Madurai.

Source: PM bows to freedom fighter, Pasumpon Muthuramalinga Thevar on the occasion of his Guru Pooja