A) To check the influence of Home Rule League
B) To curb the revolutionary activities
C) To offer the peace terms for Indian political parties
D) To report on the making of the Constitution of India
Correct Answer: B
Solution :[b] In 1917, a Rowlatt Committee was formed, under Jutice Rowlatt, judge of the King's Bench Division of His Majesty's High Court of Justice, as the President and Sir Basil Scott (Chief Justice of Bombay), Sir Vemey Lovett (member of Revenue Board, U.P), C.V. Kumaraswami Shastri (Judge of Madras High Court) and Mr. Probhash Chandra Mitter (Vakil of Calcutta High Court) as the members. This committee was formed with an objective to curb the revolutionary activities. The Rowlatt Act was produced on 6th February, 1919. Rowlatt Committee, also called the Sedition Committee submitted its report in April 1918.
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