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9) The challenge before the independent regime in 1947 was to try to reverse the long-term distortions in Indian agriculture which had emerged during the colonial period and to put Indian agriculture on a high-growth path. How did independent India try to achieve this goal and what challenges did it face then? Critically discuss.

Topic: Land reforms

9) The challenge before the independent regime in 1947 was to try to reverse the long-term distortions in Indian agriculture which had emerged during the colonial period and to put Indian agriculture on a high-growth path. How did independent India try to achieve this goal and what challenges did it face then? Critically discuss. (200 Words)

Bipan Chandra, India Since Independence, Chapter – 29