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  • Date: 23 June 1757
  • Location: Bengal (in modern-day India)
  • Campaign: Seven Years War (1756-63)
  • Combatants: Britain and the East India Company against the Nawab of Bengal and France
  • Protagonists: Colonel Robert Clive; Siraj-ud-Daulah, the Nawab of Bengal
  • Outcome: British victory

1 comment

Vikas
21 April 2013, 5.06pm

Considering how corrupt Clive

Considering how corrupt Clive was, and how much British gained from the battle (because of surety of victory), the black hole incident has to be lie, exaggerated to give EIC an excuse for the attack. The post battle situation in Bengal with EIC in real command was pathetic. It was exploitation in its pure holiness!

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