From 1772, Warren Hastings served as Governor General of Fort Williams and the regulating act was passed after his arrival. Important events under his rule include Trial of Nandkumar and Raja Chait Singh of Banaras; codification of Hindu and Muslim laws; First and second Anglo-Maratha wars, Second Anglo-Mysore war, Abolition of Dual System and quinquennial settlement of land revenue, foundation of…
You need to be an IASPOINT member to access this content. Click Here for Membership details.
This article is a part of our content of Integrated UPSC /IAS General Studies - Target 2018 membership programme.