The reasons for the formation of the Muslim League were many. In this context, explain:
Any three demands made by the Muslim Deputation in 1906 to the Viceroy Lord Minto.
The following are the three important demands made by the Muslim deputation to the Viceroy Lord Minto:
- There should be the representation of Muslims in elected bodies on the basis of their political eminence and not on the basis of their numerical strength.
- There should be separate electoral constituencies for the Muslims in the provincial council and the imperial legislative council.
- Preference should be given to members of the Muslim community while nominating members to the Viceroy’s Council.