"The most unqualified blunder committed in the whole history of the British India" This comment by JJ McLeod points to which among the following wars?

Answer: [A] First Anglo Afghan War

First Anglo-Afghan War (1839 to 1842) is also known as Auckland's Folly. It was a stupe project of Lord Auckland which resulted in the death of thousands of British (Indian) soldiers and waste of Crores of Rupees.

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