Where did the headquarters of East India Company located in Bengal?

Options :
  1. Fort St. David
  2. Fort William
  3. Fort St. George
  4. Modern GPO
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 2

Explanation:

The headquarters of East India Company was first located in Modern GPO ( Today's General post office) but in 1756 Sirajuddaula, Nawab of Bengal, defeated them & broke their headquarters & named it AliNagar but next year East India Company retreated & formed the headquarters in Fort William & defeated Sirajuddaula, Nawab of Bengal, by conspiracy in 1757 in the famous battle of Plassey, & it remained there in the pre-independent India.

How do you rate this queston?  Very Easy  Easy  Average  Above Average  Tough

Previous Question : Who is the founder of Saluva Dynasty in Medieval Period?

Next Question : Among the following Englishmen, who was the first Governor-General of Bengal?

Click here for online test on Indian History

Responses


 (Getemail alerts when others member replies)







But you can build a future out of anything. A scrap, a flicker. The desire to go forward, slowly, one foot at a time. You can build an airy city out of ruins.
-Lauren Oliver Pandemonium