Q.1) “Both the developments during the colonial period and changes witnessed post independence has shaped the present form of caste as an institution in India”. Discuss. (10 marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” Introduction- Give a brief overview of the origin of caste system and its evolution. Body- Discuss the caste system prevailing during British rule and how it got shaped by it. Then briefly discuss the measures taken to improve upon it post-independence and how it got influenced. Suggest further measures that are needed to … Continue reading Q.1) “Both the developments during the colonial period and changes witnessed post independence has shaped the present form of caste as an institution in India”. Discuss. (10 marks)