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Correct Option is Champaran Movement

At Champaran in early 19th century ,European planters had involved the cultivators in agreements that forced them to cultivate indigo on 3/20th of their holdings(known as Tinkathia system). As indigo declined and in face of competition from synthetic dyes, the planters tried to pass the burdern on peasants by charging Sharahbeshi or tawan in return for releasing them from the obligation to grow Indigo.

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