Which of the following agreements gave seats to the depressed classes in Provincial and Central Legislative Council?

(a) Poona Pact

(b) Lucknow Pact

(c) Gandhi – Irvin Pact

(d) None of these 



So, the correct answer is (a) - Poona Pact



The Poona Pact of September 1932 - Teachoo.jpg

  • Gandhiji's position was ultimately accepted by Ambedkar and the result was the Poona Pact of September 1932.
  • The Pact gave the Depressed Classes (later to be known as Scheduled Castes) reserved seats in provincial and legislative councils , but they were to be voted in by the general electorate.  
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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.