British Indian Association, The was founded on October 29, 1851 at Calcutta with Raja radhakanta dev and debendranath tagore as its President and Secretary respectively.
Who established British Indian Association?
The association was founded in Bengal in 1876 by Surendranath Banerjea and Ananda Mohan Bose; it soon displaced the Indian League, which had been founded the year before, and rivaled the long-standing British Indian Association, which it regarded as a reactionary body of landlords and industrialists.
What was the purpose of British Indian Association?
The object of the Association was ‘to secure improvements in the local administration of the country and in the system of government laid down by Parliament’. The Association gave leadership to remove the existing defects in the laws and civil administration of the country and to promote greater welfare of the Indians.
Who was called the father of Indian National Congress?
Allan Octavian Hume, C. B. : father of the Indian National Congress (1829 to 1912) | INDIAN CULTURE.
Who was the founder of nationalist journals in India?
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Who founded All India National Conference?
Surendranath Banerjee and Anandamohan Bose were its main organisers. Two sessions of the conference were held in 1883 and 1885, and these sessions drew representatives from all major towns. The first Indian National Conference session was held in Kolkata at Albert Hall from 28 to 30 December 1883.
What were the two main objectives of the Indian Association?
The objectives of the Indian Association included:
- Creation of a strong body of public opinion.
- Integration of Indian people on the basis of common political interests.
- Promotion of friendly relations between Hindus and Muslims.
- Mass participation in public movement.