• INDIAN POLITY FOR CIVIL SERVICES EXAMINATIONS
  • Indian Culture for Prelims Preparation
  • Environment and Ecology
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Science & Technology
  • Indian History
  • Current Affairs

Tribal Uprisings

  1. Chuar uprising
  2. Kol Mutiny
  3. Santhal Uprising
  4. Ahom Revolt
  5. Fairizi Movement
  6. Munda Revolt
  7. Kuka Revolt
  • India’s Struggle for Independence- Chapter 2
  • Spectrum’s- Brief History of Modern India- Chapters 13

[ 2011 Prelims]

1)Which amongst the following provided a common factor for tribal insurrection in India in the 19th century ?

(a) Introduction of a new system of land revenue and taxation of tribal products.

(b) Influence of foreign religious missionaries in tribal areas.

(c) Rise of a large number of money lenders, traders and revenue farmers as middlemen in tribal areas.

(d) The complete disruption of the old agrarian order of the tribal communities.