Anatomy of revolt in the North East India

by S. Gurudev

Publisher: Lancers Books in New Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 187 Downloads: 807
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  • India, Northeastern -- Politics and government.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-180) and index.

StatementS. Gurudev.
LC ClassificationsDS483.8 .G87 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 187 p. ;
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL636624M
ISBN 108170950570
LC Control Number96901207

The Indian Rebellion of is also called the Indian Mutiny, the Sepoy Mutiny, India's First War of Independence or India's first struggle for began on 10 May at Meerut, as a mutiny of sepoys of the British East India Company's army. Sepoys in the Presidency of Bengal revolted against their British officers. The Oudh State (/ ˈ aʊ d /, also Kingdom of Oudh, or Awadh State) was a princely state in the Awadh region of North India until annexation by the British in Oudh, the now obsolete but once official English-language name of the state, also written historically as Oude, derived from the name of Ayodhya, its first l: Faizabad, Lucknow.   This 5-volume, encyclopaedic study of India's North-East is the result of the Author's 11 years of service extended over three tenures in the region, followed by 6 years of library research after his retirement. Being the first of its kind, given its contents and sheer size, over 2, pages, it is a unique book. Author: Col Ved Prakash. MEERUT: years ago, on sepoys of the East India Company stationed at Meerut, turned against their British officers triggering what went on to become the biggest revolt .

The Causes of the Indian Revolt Written by SAYYID AHMED KHAN BAHADUR, C.S.I. IN URDOO, IN THE YEAR , AND TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH. by HIS TWO EUROPEAN FRIENDS, BENARES, MEDICAL HALL PRESS. EDITED by FRANCES W. PRITCHETT, PREFACE The following pages though written in have not yet been published.   Notes on the Revolt in the North-Western Provinces of India [Raikes, Charles] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Notes on the Revolt in the North-Western Provinces of IndiaAuthor: Charles Raikes. India - India - The mutiny and great revolt of – When soldiers of the Bengal army mutinied in Meerut on , tension had been growing for some time. The immediate cause of military disaffection was the deployment of the new breech-loading Enfield rifle, the cartridge of which was purportedly greased with pork and beef fat.   The East India Company was a private company which, after a long series of wars and diplomatic efforts, came to rule India in the 19th century. Chartered by Queen Elizabeth I on Decem , the original company comprised a group of London merchants who hoped to trade for spices at islands in present day Indonesia.

  “Street fighting was going on in every quarter,” Dr. Thomas Lowe, the army’s field surgeon, wrote in his book “Central India During the Rebellion . The fourth one was less used i.e. overland route through the passes of the North-West frontier of India, across Central Asia, and Russia to the Baltic. The Asian part of the trade was carried on mostly by Arab merchants and sailors, while the Mediterranean and European part was the virtual monopoly of the Italians.   I n March , Dr. Gilbert Hadow, an army surgeon in the employ of East India Company, wrote the following lines describing a strange movement afoot in , in a letter to his sister in Britain. “There is a most mysterious affair going on throughout the whole of India at present. No one seems to know the meaning of it. It is not known where it originated, by whom . The American Revolution: In and Great Britain passed a series of acts limiting rights for colonists in North America. This caused the colonists to start to revolt. In the Boston Massacre occurred, and five years later the first shot of the American Revolution was fired.

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The revolt was one of the earliest struggles against British authority in Northeast India. Despite the fact that it was events on the North-West Frontier which perennially awed and captivated Victorian audiences, British India's North-East Frontier saw at least as much military activity.

Even the heroid day defence of the isolated outpost of Kohima against overwhelming odds - fewer than British-officered troops against perhaps 6, Nagas - failed to capture. Syed Ahmad Khan was one of the leading figures of Muslim India, and the Revolt of was the defining moment of his life.

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The rebellion began on 10 May in the form of a mutiny of sepoys of the Company's army in the garrison town of Meerut, 40 mi (64 km). • Inan Act of Parliament, promoted by the East India Company, established the East India Dock Company, with the aim of establishing a new set of docks (the East India Docks) primarily for the use of ships trading with India.

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Civil Rebellions and Tribal Uprisings in India Against British Rule (). Bengal and Eastern India: The Sanyasi Revolt: The coming of the British brought with it economic hardships symbolised by the massive famine ofand a general callousness on the part of the Company’s stooges.

India - India - The British, – The English venture to India was entrusted to the (English) East India Company, which received its monopoly rights of trade in The company included a group of London merchants attracted by Eastern prospects, not comparable to the national character of the Dutch company.

Its initial capital was less than one-tenth of the Dutch. outbreak was more a rebellion and rebellion of the people than merely a mutiny of the soldiers’ Charles Raikes, a Judge at Agra during the course of revolt, in his book entitled ‘Notes on the Revolt in North Western Provinces of India’ published in the same year, supported the view of Norton.

Vinayak D. Savarkar inFile Size: KB. Hari Vasudevan is a specialist in Russian and European history and Indo-Russian relations, UGC Emeritus Professor at the Department of History in Calcutta University as well as Director of the China Centre, Calcutta University.

The author tried to portray the sacredness of the historical roots of cow occupying a space in North India after the failure of the Revolt of but before that, it was not a definite move. (pp. ) He mentioned clearly that a definite move was made during the Mughal period towards safeguarding the cattle.

Shashi Tharoor was present on the Q & A Australian show. Here are his highlights. - Shashi Tharoor on Loots of the British Empire and how that affected India - Shashi Tharoor on.After a hundred years of conquest and administration, the English East India Company faced a massive rebellion that started in May and threatened the Company's very presence in India.

Sepoys mutinied in several places beginning from Meerut and a large number of people from different sections of society rose up in rebellion.• The revolt remained confined to a small part of North India, primarily Ruhelkhand, Awadh, Delhi and parts of Central India and Bihar.

• The whole of Rajputana, Punjab, Eastern India including Bengal, and the entire South India remained totally unaffected.