Who was the Viceroy of India during the Swadeshi Movement?
Correct Answer : a ) Lord CurzonExplanation :
Explanation: The British Government announced the partition of Bengal in 1905. As a result, the Swadeshi Movement started. At this time, Lord Curzon (1899-1905) was the Viceroy of India.
During the Swadeshi movement, Bande Mataram became the theme song of the Indian National Movement.
Congress supported the Swadeshi Movement of Bengal and condemned the reactionary policies of Curzon and the partition of Bengal.
Hence, option (a) is correct.
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