Answer the Following Question Briefly: Discuss the Important Measures Taken by Sher Shah to Boost the Growth of Trade and Commerce. - History and Civics

Advertisement Remove all ads
Short Note

Answer the following question briefly:

Discuss the important measures taken by Sher Shah to boost the growth of trade and commerce.

Advertisement Remove all ads

Solution

The growth of trade and commerce increased after the construction of roads and sarais. Sher Shah even abolished all duties, except two to boost it furthermore. He even instructed his officials to treat the merchants well and look after their interests. Proper safety was provided to traders and the village headmen was responsible for it in their respective regions. New weights and measures were introduced. Coins of gold, silver, and copper of uniform standards were introduced.

Concept: Sher Shah Suri – the Great Administrator
  Is there an error in this question or solution?

APPEARS IN

Goyal Brothers Prakashan Class 7 Focus on History and Civics
Chapter 1.07 Foundation of Mughal Empire
Answer the questions briefly | Q 7
Oxford University Press Class 7 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School
Chapter 8 Babur, Humayun and Sher Shah
Answer the questions briefly | Q 7
Advertisement Remove all ads
Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×