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Battle of Buxar

Battle of Plassey revealed the weakness of native rulers.

The Nawab of Bengal became puppet in the hands of English.

Robert Clive was appointed as the governor of Bengal in 1758.

East India company squeezed the Nawab for bribes and presents which led to bankruptcy.

Mir Jafar was unable to satisfy the demands of the company.

Then British replaced Mirjafar with Mir Qusim.

Mir Qusim. did not allow company officials to intervene in the administration.

As a result of measures taken by the Mir Quasim, he was dethroned by the company and Mir Jafar again was made Nawab of Bengal.

Mir Qasim the Mughal Emperor,Shah Alam and Shuja-ud-daula Nawab of oudh formed as tripple allience.

The combined armies fought against English at Buxar. But the combined armies were defeated by English under Hector Munroe on oct. 17,1764.

The battle of Buxar war very important in Indian History as the emperor of India was defeated in this battle.