What was the main reason for the split in the Indian National Congress at Surat in 1907?(2016)
a) Introduction of communalism into Indian politics by Lord Minto
b) Extremists’ lack of faith in the capacity of the moderates to negotiate with the British Government
c) Foundation of Muslim League
d) Aurobindo Ghosh’s inability to be elected as the President of the Indian National Congress
In Surat Session (1907), extremists wanted Lala Lajpat Rai or Bal Gangadhar Tilak as a President candidate of congress and Moderates supported Dr. Rashbihari Ghosh to be the President But Lala Lajpat Rai stepped down and Dr. Rashbihari Ghosh became the President.