Consider the following statements about Indian National Association:

  1. It was founded by Surendranath Banerjee and Ananda Mohan Bose in 1876
  2. The association opposed the lowering of the age limit for civil service examinations

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
Indian National Association was the first declared Nationalist Organization founded in British India by Surendranath Banerjee and Anand Mohan Bose in 1876. It was originally established as Bharat Sabha and held its first annual conference in Calcutta. It merged in INC in 1885.

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