Discuss the main features of the ‘Ryotwari Settlement’ in South India. Did it satisfy the aspirations of the peasantry? (150 W)

Mentor’s Comment:   This is a basic question and having a fair knowledge of NCERT will help in farming good answer. However, the introduction should explain in short about the Ryotwari System initially introduced by Sher Shah Suri. In the East India Company the same was introduced Thomas Munroe and Captain Reed. Further, mention about … Continue reading Discuss the main features of the ‘Ryotwari Settlement’ in South India. Did it satisfy the aspirations of the peasantry? (150 W)