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Siva Prasad
Alumni- Indian Institute of Science(IISc), Bangalore; Part of Harvard Business School CORe 2020 cohort; Telegram ID/Promo code - akmsiva

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  1. TN Textbook Class XIl History SIVA PRASAD


  2. Main Demands of Moderates .Expansion and reform of legislative councils. Greater opportunities for Indians in higher posts by holding the ICS examination simultaneously in England and in India . Separation of the judiciary from the executive. . More powers for the local bodies. Reduction of land revenue and protection of peasants from unjust landlords.


  3. Main Demands of Moderates . Abolition of salt tax and sugar duty. .Reduction of spending on army. . Freedom of speech and expression and freedom to form associations


  4. Methods of Moderates . The Moderates had total faith in the British sense of justice and fair play. They were loyal to the British. They looked to England for inspiration and guidance. . The Moderates used petitions, resolutions, meetings, leaflets and pamphlets, memorandum and delegations to present their demands. They confined their political activities to the educated classes only. Their aim was to attain political rights and self-government stage by stage.


  5. Achievements of Moderates The Moderates were able to create a wide national awakening among the people. . They popularized the ideas of democracy, civil liberties and representative institutions. They explained how the British were exploiting Indians. Particularly, Dadabhai Naoroji in his famous book Poverty and UnBritish Rule in India wrote his Drain Theory. He showed how India's wealth was going away to England in the form of: (a) salaries, (b)savings, (c) pensions, (d) payments to British troops in India and (e) profits of the British companies. In fact, the British Government was forced to appoint the Welby Commission, with Dadabhai as the first Indian as its member, to enquire into the matter.


  6. Achievements of Moderates . Some Moderates like Ranade and Gokhale favoured social reforms. They protested against child marriage and widowhood. The Moderates had succeeded in getting the expansion of the legislative councils by the Indian Councils Act of 1892.