Conquest of India
Early Resistance to British Rule
Nationalism in India
Indian Freedom Struggle Under Gandhiji
Social Reforms in British India
Partition of India
Other Important Topics

38. Peasant Movement and Nationalism in the 1920 The Kisan Sabah Movement

Peasant Movement

Causes:Talukadars or big landlords strengthen and over the of Awadh in 1856 illegal levies, reward fees or nazrana and arbiter After World War I High prices make the ore miserable

Method: Organization of the peasants on modern lines into Kisan Sabhas key persons: Gauri Shankar Mishra. Indra Narain Dwidi and with support of MMM.

Demand: Oudh Kisan Sabha asked the Kisans to refuse to till bedakis land, not to after hari and beggar.

Consequences : Pattern of activity was the looting of bazaars. houses, granaries and charts with the police.

Government brought seditious meetings Act and Oudh Rent Amendment) Act brought decline of the movement.

Eke Movements : Peasant Movement

Bardoli Satyagrah : Peasant Movement

Causes: 30%increase over land revenue later reduced to 21.97% after press campaign by Gandhithrough youngIndia and Navj van.

Demand: Refuse Payment until independent tribunal or take current as full payment.

Method: Kalyan and Kumar Mehta and Dayal Desai worked hard to spread the message of NCM. read also: August offer 1940