Revolution of 1857- Main causes and leaders

Revolution of 1857 (First Indian freedom struggle): The great revolution of 1857 occurred during Lord Canning’s reign as Governor-General.┬áThe revolution of 1857 started on May 10, 1857 from Meerut, which gradually spread to places like Kanpur, Bareilly, Jhansi, Delhi, Awadh etc.This revolution started as a military revolt, but later it changed its form to a …

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