Who started the Sepoy Mutiny?

Mangal Pandey, a Sepoy in the 34th Bengal Native Infantry, is credited with starting the Sepoy Mutiny on 29th March 1857 when he refused to use the new cartridges greased with animal fat. In the end, he shot a few British officers who were sent to arrest him for his disobedience. 

This led to a chain of events that saw most of the Indian subcontinent up in arms against the East India Company.

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