10th Class Social Science Solved Paper - Social Science-2017 Outside Delhi Set-III

  • question_answer Explain the measures taken by Gandhiji to eliminate the problem of untouchability are.

    Answer:

    The measures taken by Gandhiji to eliminate the problem of untouchability are:
    (i) He said that swaraj would not come for hundred years if untouchability was not eliminated.
    (ii) Gandhiji himself cleaned toilets to dignify the work of a sweeper.
    (iii) Gandhiji persuaded the upper caste to change their heart and give up ?Sin of Untouchatility?.
    (iv) He organized satyagrah to secure their entry into temples, access to public wells, tanks, roads and public schools.
    (v) He signed Poona Pact in September 1932 with Dr. B.R. Ambedkar through which some seats were reserved for the depressed classes in provincial and central legislative council.


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