Which among the following regions was most affected by the Revolution of 1857 ?
[A] Punjab
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Avadh
[D] Madras

The Revolt of 1857: Awadh, one of the main centers of the Revolt, was annexed by Lord Dalhousie, Governor General of India, in 1856. Begum Hazrat Mahal also known as Begum of Awadh , during the national liberation uprising of 1857-59 in India headed the rebels.