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The objective of the Cripps Mission, headed by Sir Stafford Cripps was to __:

 A.

To Convince the Congress Ministries to withdraw their resignations

 B.

To persuade Indian Leaders to support the British War Efforts

 C.

To prevent the launch of Quit India Movement

 D.

To set up a Constitution making body

 E.

None of these

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Solution:
Option(B) is correct

Objective of Cripps Mission The Cripps mission was an attempt in late March 1942 by the British government to secure Indian cooperation and support for their efforts in World War II.

The mission was headed by Sir Stafford Cripps, a senior left-wing politician and government minister in the War Cabinet of Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

The mission proved a failure.


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