Lord Dufferin (1884-1888)
- In 1885 two Acts passed – Bengal Tenancy Act and Bengal Local
- Third Anglo-Burmese War started in 1885.
- In 1886 Upper Burma was annexed and delimitation of Afghan Northern boundary
- Allahabad University was incorporated.
- Aitchison Committee.
- Number of new taxes were introduced such as salt tax and petroleum tax.