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Activity Discussion History Why was the civil disobedience movement launched?

  • Why was the civil disobedience movement launched?

    Posted by Soniya on May 12, 2021 at 8:26 pm

    Why was the civil disobedience movement launched?

    • This discussion was modified 1 year, 6 months ago by  Kidpid.
    Aruja replied 1 year, 5 months ago 3 Members · 2 Replies
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  • Shivani

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    May 13, 2021 at 12:38 pm
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    Gandhi launched the direct action Movement as a result of Lord Irwin unheeded Gandhi’s eleven demands together with the conclusion of the salt tax. four options of the Movement:

    1. Gandhi began his salt march from Sabarmati and reached Dandi on sixth April wherever he factory-made salt and bust the law.

    2. Gandhi walked for twenty-four days covering ten miles per day and thousands followed him to interrupt the salt law. In different components of the country conjointly such march was control and salt law was broken.

    3. Foreign garments were boycotted once more and peasants refused to pay revenue.

    4. Forest individuals conjointly bust the forest laws by coming into the Reserved Forests to induce wood and graze oxen.

  • Aruja

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    June 3, 2021 at 1:00 pm
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    Lahore December 1929 session purn Swaraj was demanded. On 31st Jan 1930 Gandhi ji wrote letter to sir Irwin the viceroy of india in 1920s, in which he gave the earth alternation that they want their all 11 demands fulfilled otherwise they will start civil disobedience movement. The most important demand was violation of salt tax because salt was a basic needs for all the people living in the country and heavy tax was imposed on salt and nobody in the country is allowed to do produce salt. That’s why civil disobedience movement was started. CDM was started by Gandhi ji by doing salt march. Gandhi ji was accompanied by his 78 trusted volunteer. He walked 240 miles the work started from Sabarmati Ashram and ended in Dandi. He walked for 24 days, thousands of people came to hear Gandhi ji whenever he stopped. He told about his concept of gaining Swaraj by the method of non violence. On 6th April 1930 he reached Dandi and violet salt law by making handful of salt. From here CDM officially started and started spreading in all over the country.

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