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List of important leaders Associated with the Revolt of 1857

17-JUN-2016 16:10

    The Revolt of 1857 was a prolonged period of armed uprising as well as rebellions in Northern and Central India against British occupation of that part of the subcontinent .It was not  mere a product of Sepoy but was accumulated grievances of the people against the Company’s administration and of their dislike for the foreign regime. Here is the List of important leader Associated with the Revolt of 1857, so that aspirant can easily learn it.

    List of important leader Associated with the Revolt of 1857

    Place

    Leader

    Barrackpore

    Mangal Pandey

    Delhi

    Bahadur Shah II, General Bakht Khan

    Delhi

    Hakim Ahsanullah (Chief advisor to Bahadur Shah II)

    Lucknow

    Begum Hazrat Mahal, Birjis Qadir, Ahmadullah (advisor of the ex-Nawab of Awadh)

    Kanpur

    Nana Sahib, Rao Sahib (nephew of Nana), Tantia Tope, Azimullah Khan (advisor of Nana Sahib)

    Jhansi

    Rani Laxmibai

    Bihar (Jagdishpur)

    Kunwar Singh, Amar Singh

    Allahabad and Banaras

    Maulvi Liyakat Ali

    Faizabad

    Maulvi Ahmadullah (He declared the Revolt as Jihad against English)

    Farrukhabad

    Tufzal Hasan Khan

    Bijnaur

    Mohammad Khan

    Muradabad

    Abdul Ali Khan

    Bareilly

    Khan Bahadur Khan

    Mandsor

    Firoz Shah

    Gwalior/Kanpur

    Tantia Tope

    Assam

    Kandapareshwar Singh, Manirama Datta

    Orissa

    Surendra Shahi, Ujjwal Shahi

    Kullu

    Raja Pratap Singh

    Rajasthan

    Jaidayal Singh and Hardayal Singh

    Gorakhpur

    Gajadhar Singh

    Mathura

    Sevi Singh, Kadam Singh

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