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Indian History - General Knowledge Questions
Which of the following event compel the Rabindranath Tagore to renounce his knighthood?
A)
To protest against lathi charge on Lala Lajpat Rai that caused his death
B)
To protest against the Jallianwalla Bagh incident
C)
To express solidarity with the leaders of Non-Cooperation Movement
D)
To express solidarity with the protestors against the arrival of Simon Commission

Correct Answer : Option (B) - To protest against the Jallianwalla Bagh incident

Tagore felt compelled to reenter the political sphere when the government's repression reached an extreme from under the martial law in Punjab. Tagore tried to mobilize political leaders to protest against the atrocities in Punjab on particular the Jallianwala Bagh Massacare.

Published On : June 23, 2021