Prelims 328

Consider the following provisions of the Government of India Act, 1935:
1. The establishment of an All India Federation
2. Provincial Autonomy and elections for provinces.
3. Dyarchy at the centre
Which of the above features were not implemented?
1 only
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3
Explanation :
The federal part of the Act and Dyarchy at the centre were never introduced but the provincial part was soon put into operation. Provincial autonomy came into effect from 1937. The first elections for provinces under the act were held in 1937.
For the implementation of All India Federation, consent of half of the princely states was required.