SSC History Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-3

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    In the context of the reign of Guptas and their successors, what is 'Vishti'?

    A)  King's share in the produce of the land

    B)  Forced labour

    C)  Emergency taxation

    D)  Levy collected by local chiefs

    Correct Answer: B

    Solution :

    [b] The position of peasants was undermined from the Gupta period onwards on account of the imposition of forced labour (Vishti) and several new levies and taxes.

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