ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Jharkhand Movement in Bihar

Jharkhand Movement in Bihar

K L Sharma Three factors were crucial in the Jharkhand movement: (1) the administrative unity of the region; (2) exploitation of the people and the material resources of the region by 'outsiders', mainly north Biharis; and (3) ethnic differences between the people of Chhotanagpur and Santhal Parganas and the people of north Bihar.

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