Paika Rebellion:

GS Paper 1:   Topics covered: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Context: Union Culture Minister recently made the following recommendation regarding the Paika Rebellion: “The 1817 Paika rebellion of Odisha could not be called the first war of Independence, but considering …

Paika Rebellion

GS Paper 1: Topics covered: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Paika Rebellion What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Paika Rebellion- what when and why? Context: President Ram Nath Kovind recently laid the foundation of a memorial dedicated to the 1817 Paika Rebellion.   …