PM Clement Attlee announced in the Parliament the British Govt ‘s plan to send a Cabinet Mission Plan to India.
Purpose: Hold consultations with the Indian leaders with the object of setting up complete self government in India.
CM arrived on 16thMay.
Rejected Jinnah’s demand for a separate Pak for Muslims majority areas in the NW & NE on the following grounds:
Partition would not solve the communal problem bcoz Hindu minorities would still live in the areas demanded by the League and there was no justification for keeping large Hindu districts in Bengal, Assam and Punjab in Pakistan. The same argument, as advanced by the League for the partition of India, was applied with equal relevance to the separation of the Hindu majority districts in Pak