Start your answer by writing about The Moderates and their nature of politics.
Above statement used by Extremists to criticise policies of moderates a ‘mendicancy’. Write basis of this statement using factors such as- methods and social composition of the early Congress.
In the next section bring out how this criticism is not fully justified as the National movement being in infancy. Congress being a Political party first of its kind, the masses not yet politicised, United or organised. Despite these limitations moderates played significant role.
End your answer with remarks that the Indian national struggle was a process not an event and contributions of one section can’t be undermined over other.