The Simon Commission arrived in India on _____.

A. 3rd February 1927

B. 3rd March 1927

C. 3rd February 1928

D. 3rd March 1928


The Indian Statutory Commission also known as Simon Commission, was a group of seven Members of Parliament under the chairmanship of Sir John Simon. The commission arrived in India in 1928 to study constitutional reform in Britain's largest and most important possession. Upon arrival in Bombay on 3 February 1928, the Commission was met by protests. In London, the London Branch of the Indian National Congress planned a demonstration upon the return of the Commission. The Simon Report was met with disappointment and condemnation throughout India.

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