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Discuss ki surapura rebellion in brief


Answered by hritiksingh1


Surapura is at fifty kilometers from the present day Yadgir . Venkatappa Nayaka came to throne at an early age . His ascendance to throne was opposed by Krishna Nayaka's brother Peddanayaka . This resulted in internal struggles . The British interfered in the affairs of Surapura . In 1842 , they appointed Medes Taylor as their political agent and gained proxy power over Surapura . In 1857 , it came to the notice of government that the representatives of Nana Saheba were present in Surapura . The British appointed an officer named Campbell to report on the various activities of the King . The officer submitted a report to the resident of Hyderabad that the King is involved in misadministration . The British army captured Surapura in 1858. The war continued , there are confusions regarding Venkatappa Nayaka's end .

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