. Who were called moderates
A: Leaders of first phase of congress
B: Leaders of second phase of congress
C: Leaders of revolutionary phase
D: Leaders of post independence
- The early nationalist leaders of the Indian National Congress were called moderates.
- They believed in the British rule of law and negotiated with urged.
- Moderates were leaders of the first phase of congress,which covered the period beginning from the
establishment of the Indian National Congress on 28th December 1885 till the year 1905.
Hence, the correct answer is option A: Leaders of first phase of congress.