Consider the following statements about Swadesh Bandhab Samiti:

  1. It was founded by Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
  2. It aimed to abolish the scourge of untouchability

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

Both are incorrect statements
The Samiti was founded by Ashwini Kumar Dutta. It aimed to promote the consumption of indigenous products and boycott foreign goods.

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