The proposals of the August Offer of Lord Linlithgow included:
1. Establishment of a constitution making body for India
2. Expansion of Viceroy’s Executive Council
3. Freedom after war
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [A] Only 1 & 2

1. After the war a representative Indian body would be set up to frame a constitution for India.
2. Viceroy’s Executive Council would be expanded without dela
3. Third statement is not correct. This offer promised dominion status. The minorities were assured that the government would not transfer power “to any system of government whose authority is directly denied by large and powerful elements in Indian national life.”

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