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The Cabinet Mission came to India in the year_____
1. 1940
2. 1943
3. 1946
4. 1941

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : 1946

The correct answer is 1946.

  • The Cabinet Mission was a high-powered mission sent to India in February 1946 by the Atlee Government who was the British Prime Minister.
  • The mission had three British cabinet members – Pethick Lawrence, Stafford Cripps, & and A.V. Alexander.

 

  • The primary aim of the mission was to discuss the transfer of power from British to Indian leadership.
  • The mission wanted to obtain an agreement with the Indian leaders as to the framing of a constitution for India.
  • It wanted to establish an Executive Council with the support of the major Indian parties.
  • It also aimed to formulate a constitution-making body.
  • The mission proposed a complicated system for India with three tiers: the provinces, provincial groupings, and the center. 
  • The plan by Cabinet Mission was not welcomed by INC and the Muslim League.
  • The Congress Party wanted a strong center with minimum powers for the provinces whereas the Muslim League wanted strong political safeguards for the Muslims like parity in the legislatures.

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