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Indian History - General Knowledge Questions
Who of the following presided the historic Lahore session of 1929 in which demand of Poorna Swaraj was raised on the bank of river Ravi?
Subhash Chandra Bose
Motilal Nehru
Madan Mohan Malviya
Jawaharlal Nehru

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Jawaharlal Nehru

In December 1929, under the Presidency of Jawaharlal Nehru, the Lahore Congress formalised the demand of 'Purna Swaraj' or full independence for India. It was declared that 26 January 1930 would be celebrated as the Independence Day when people were to take a pledge to struggle for complete independence.

Published On : June 23, 2021