Battle of Chinsurah: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Battle of Chinsura

The Battle of Chinsura or Battle of Biderra or Battle of Hooghly was fought on 25 November 1759 in current territory of Hugli-Chuchura municipality of West Bengal. The battle was fought between British East India Company and Mir Jafar, the Nawab of Bengal helped by Dutch. Background After the Battle of Plassey, Mir Jafar, the titular ..