Q. Which of the following statements is NOT correct about “bardoli satyagraha”?
Explanation: The Bardoli taluqa in Surat district had witnessed intense politicisation after the coming of Gandhi on the national political scene.
- The movement sparked off in January 1926 when the authorities decided to increase the land revenue by 30 per cent.
- The Congress leaders were quick to protest and a Bardoli Inquiry Committee was set up to go into the issue.
- The committee found the revenue hike to be unjustified. In February 1926, Vallabhbhai Patel was called to lead the movement.
- The women of Bardoli gave him the title of “Sardar”.
Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT