ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Real Truth to Order

India. The constitutional reforms of 1909 proved a great disappointment The report of the Decentralisation Commission made hardly any tangible concession to Indian demands. Even an innocuous Elementary Education Bill sponsored by Gokhale in 1911 was scotched by official hostility. By 1916, the Indian National Congress had reached a dead-end. Its dream of an Indo-British partnership in which Britain would help India in the development of free institutions remained unrealised. Most of its veteran leaders

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