Lord Hardinge (1844-1848)

  • War with Nepal (1812-1823) –Treaty of Sagauli in 1816.
  • First Anglo- Sikh War. Treaty of Lahore. This extended the British territory to the lands between the Beas and the Sutlej.
  • Prohibition on female infanticide and suppression of human sacrifice.
  • In 1844 rebellion took place in Kolhapur. English education declared as essential qualification for public services.
  • In 1845 the Danish possession sold to the English.
  • In 1846 the rebellion of Khonds took place.