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The Radcliffe Award:Outline:Background• Members Of Punjab Boundary Commission• Member Of Bengal Boundary Commission• Radcliffe Award• Unjust Award In Punjab• Unjust Award In Bengal• Reaction To The AwardBackground:According to the provision of the 3rd June Plan, two Boundary commissions viz. The PunjabBoundary Commission and the Bengal Boundary Commission were constituted. Thesecommissions were placed under the chairmanship of Sir Cyril Radcliffe, an English Lawyer.Members of the Boundary Commissions were as under:Members Of The Punjab Boundary Commission:Chairman: Sir Cyril Radcliffei) Mr. Justice Din Mohammad(Pakistan)ii) Mr. Justice Mohammad Munir(Pakistan)iii) Mr. Justice Mehar Chand Mahajan(India)iv) Mr. Justice Tej Singh(India)Members Of The Bengal Boundary Commission:Chairman:Sir Cyril Radcliffei) Mr. Justice S.A Rehman(Pakistan)ii) Mr. Justice Abu Saleh Mohammad Akram(Pakistan)iii) Mr. Justice C.C. Biswas(India)iv) Mr. Justice B.K Mukherjee(India)Radcliffe Award:

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Fall
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British Raj, Partition of India, Bengal, Indian independence movement, Bengal Boundary Commission

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