Who were moderates?How did they propose to struggle against the British rule?
Those Congress leaders were called Moderates who were “moderate” in their objectives and methods.
They proposed for a greater voice for Indians in the government and in administration.
They wanted the Legislative Councils to be made more representative, given more power, and introduced in provinces where not existed.
They demanded that Indians be placed in high positions in the 'government.
The moderate leaders wanted to develop public awareness about the unjust nature of British rule.
They wanted to make the government -aware of the feelings of Indians.