Indian History

Crips Mission

  • Cripps Mission came to India in 1942 and proposed that the India shall be accorded Dominion status after the world war and a constituent Assembly shall be formed to frame the new constitution.
  • But the cripps proposals were rejected by the Congress.
  • Mahatma Gandhi commented crips proposals as 'post dated cheque on a failing bank'.
  • Crips Mission came to India in 1942 during the period of Lord Linlithgow.