In India,the growth of modern nationalism is linked to the anti-colonial movt. because:
1.People began discovering their unity in the process of their struggle against colonialism.
2.The sense of being oppressed under colonialism provided a shared bond that tied many different group together.But each class and group felt the effects of colonialism differently,their experiences were varied,and their notion of freedom was not always the same.
3.The congress under Mahatma Gandhi tried to foge these groups together within one movt.But the unity didn 't emerge without conflict.