How did Non-Cooperation Movement start with participation of middle class people in the cities? Explain its impact on the economic front.
Points to Remember
- students left schools and colleges, and headmasters and teachers resigned.
- Council elections were boycotted except in Madras.
- Foreign clothes burnt . Import of foreign cloth halved between 1921 and 1922
- Refused to trade in foreign goods
- Indian textiles and Handlooms went up.