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India’s Freedom Struggle and The Vellore Mutiny of 1806

Exploring a pivotal chapter in India's freedom struggle, the Vellore Mutiny of 1806 served as a crucial precursor to the 1857 uprising. This lesser-known yet significant event highlighted the deep-seated cultural conflicts and the profound discontent brewing among Indian sepoys, setting the stage for future rebellions against British colonial rule.