Famous Acts: Government of India Act 1935

Government of India Act 1935, Government of India, COngress

The third round table conference was held in November 1932, without the participation of Congress. These discussions led to the formation of the Government of India Act 1935. With the appointment of the Simon Commission in November 1927, the procedure of enactment of the Government of India Act 1935 commenced. The Simon Commission visited India … Read more

Famous Acts: Indian Council Act 1909

Symbol of East India Company, Morley-Minto Reforms 1919, Diarchy

In 1909, the British parliament passed an act named as Indian Council Act (1909) for increasing the number of Indians in the governance in British India. This came after the constant demand of the Indian National Congress of Home rule. This Indian Council Act 1909 was famously known as the Morley-Minto Reforms. The Indian Council … Read more

Famous Acts: Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms 1919

Morley-Minto Reforms 1919

The Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms 1919 was introduced after 10 years of the Indian Council Act 1909. After the time period of 10 years, Viceroy Lord Chelmsford and Secretary of State for India Edwin Montagu constituted this new act known as the Government of India Act, 1919. This act was also known as Montagu-Chelmsford Ref0rms 1919. This … Read more