3 February 2016

Historical background of the Indian Constitution

Historical background of the Indian Constitution

British came to India in 1600 as traders, with the name East India Company
They got the trading right by Queen Elizabeth I
In 1765, they got the Diwani right of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa.

Q: What is Diwani right?
A: Right over revenue and civil justice.

With 1858 Sepoy Mutiny, the British got direct responsibility for the governance of India and it continued till August 15, 1947.

Polity of India


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