NCERT notes on important topics for the UPSC civil services exam.These notes will also be useful for other competitive exams like banking PO, SSC, IAS exams and so on.
Subsidiary Alliance was basically a treaty between the British East India Company and the Indian princely states, by virtue of which the Indian kingdoms lost their sovereignty to the English. It also was a major process that led to the building of the British Empire in India. It was framed by Lord Wellesley, the Governor-General of India from 1798 to 1805. It was actually used for the first time by the French Governor-General Marquis Dupleix.
Subsidiary Alliance UPSC
Thus, this was a short brief on the subsidiary alliance that occured in the past. These kinds of history topics are asked in important examinations such as the IAS exams, which are highly important for students everywhere who are looking to build a career in the civil services.
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