Q. Which among the following is not part of Subsidiary Alliance?

[A] Hyderabad

[B] Tanjore

[C] Bhagat

[D] Awadh

Answer: C
Notes:

Subsidiary Alliance of Wellesley: Subsidized States are:

· Hyderabad (1798; 1800)

· Mysore (1799)

· Tanjore (October 1799)

· Awadh (November 1801)

· Peshwa (December 1801)

· Bhonsle of Berar (December 1803)

· Sindhia (February 1804)

· Jodhpur (1818)

· Jaipur (1818)

· Macheri (1818)

· Bundi (1818)

· Bharatpur (1818)

Doctrine of Lapse: Lapsed States under Lord Dalhousie (1848-56)

· Satara (1848)

· Sambhalpur (1849)

· Bhagat (1850)

· Udaipur (1850)

· Nagpur (1854)

· Jhanshi (1855)

· Awadh (1856; on charge of mal-administration)

Source: Spectrum’s A Brief History of Modern India.