Mention three ways in which colonialism affected the lives of the pastoralists in India.
Under colonial rule, the lives of the pastoralists in India changed dramatically. The following points state effect of colonial rule on pastoralists
(i) The grazing grounds of pastoralists shrank.
(ii) Their movement was regulated and the revenue they had to pay was increased.
(iii) Their agricultural stock declined and their trades and crafts were adversely affected.