Which among the following announcements were made at the Delhi Durbar in 1911?
1.Transfer of Capital from Calcutta to Delhi
2.Annulment of Partition of Bengal
3.Separation of Bihar, Orissa and Chhotanagpur from Bengal’s Jurisdiction
4.Election of Indians to the various legislative councils in India
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [A] 1, 2, & 3

Apart from the announcements mentioned in 1, 2 and 3 point,  of this question, please note that following were also declared in the same:

  • A month’s extra pay for soldiers and subordinate Civil Servants
  • Establishment of a new university at Dhaka
  • Declaration of eligibility of Indians for getting a Victoria Cross
  • Creation of a Governor-in Council for United Bengal
  • Reduction of Assam into a Chief Commissionership

4th point given in the questions was a part of Minto Morley reforms.

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