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What Was the Demand of Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi that Was Refused by the British? - Social Science

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What was the demand of Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi that was refused by the British?

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Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi wanted the East India Company to recognise her adopted son as the heir to the kingdom after the death of her husband. This demand was refused by the British. Ultimately, the Company annexed the kingdom as per the Doctrine of Lapse.

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