Consider the following statements about Home Rule Movement:

  1. The movement was started by Annie Besant and Bal Gangadhar Tilak
  2. The objective of the movement was to obtain the dominion status within the British Empire

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
The Home Rule Movement was started by Annie Besant and Bal Gangadhar Tilak in 1916. The objective of the movement was to obtain dominion status within the British Empire.

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