Consider the following pairs:

  1. Duaspa-sihaspa→ It was a revenue system introduced by Akbar
  2. Harkaras→ Spies and special couriers during Mughal period
  3. Bandobast system→ Taxation system introduced by Babur

Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

Duaspa-Sihaspa was a subrank of sawar introduced by Jahangir to enhance the Mansabdari system. Bandobast system was a system for scientific taxation of land introduced by Akbar with the help of his finance minister Raja Todarmal.

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