THE CHARACTERS

Choose one of the following characters for you to be throughout this role-play. Once you choose your character, do a bit of background research to find out a little bit about him or her:

  • Family background

  • Job

  • Political position

  • Viewpoints

  • Major contributions

Congress Party (Indian National Congress):

Maulana Azad

Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

Sarojini Naidu

Usha Mehta

Bhulabhai Desai

Vallabhai Patel

J.B. Kripalani

 

All-India Muslim League:

Fatima Jinnah

Begum Ra’ana Liaqat Ali Khan

Muhammad Iqbal

H.S. Suhrawardy

Mohammad Ismail

Choudhary Rahmat Ali

 

Unionist Party

Sir Khizr Tiwana

Sir Sikandar Hayat Khan

M.R. Jayakar

 

Sikhs:

Master Tara Singh

Sardar Baldev Singh

Gyani Kartar Singh

 

British:

Sir Stafford Cripps

British Soldier

British Soldier

Lord Frederick William Pethick-Lawrence

Viceroy Archibald Wavell

 

Independent:

Rabindranath Tagore

Subhas Chandra Bose