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Which of the following movements is known as 'Namak Satyagraha'?
1. Non-Cooperation Movement
2. Khilafat Movement
3. Civil disobedience movement
4. Quit India Movement

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Civil disobedience movement

The correct answer is Civil disobedience movement.


  • The Salt Satyagraha was a mass civil disobedience movement initiated by Mahatma Gandhi against the salt tax imposed by the British government in India.
  • It started from Sabarmati Ashram on 12th March 1930 to Dandi, a coastal village in Gujarat, to break the salt law by producing salt from seawater.
  • The viceroy during The Salt Satyagraha was Lord Irwin.

Event Year
Non-Cooperation Movement 1920
Khilafat Movement 1919
Civil disobedience movement 1930
Quit India Movement 1942


Causes of Non-Cooperation Movement

  • Jallianwala Bagh Massacre and Resultant Punjab Disturbances
  •  Dissatisfaction with Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms
  •  Rowlatt Act
  •  Khilafat Agitation


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