Q. Which of the following provision/s is/are resulted after battle of Buxar?
1.The emperor granted the revenue administration of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa to the Company.
2.The emperor Shah Alam II was to get the districts of Allahabad and Kora, besides an annual allowance of 26 lakhs of rupees.
3.The province of Oudh was restored to Shuja-ud-daula on the payment of war indemnity.
Choose the correct answer from below given codes:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D
Notes:

Explanation: As a result of the Battle of Buxar, the Company ceased to be a company of merchants and became a formidable political force.

  • Under the pretext of corruption in Bengal administration Clive was appointed Governor of Fort William.
  • Clive did not like his predecessor Vansittart’s decision restoring Oudh to Shah Alam. So he called for fresh negotiation with Shuja-ud-daulah.
  • As a result of this, two treaties of Allahabad were signed. The emperor granted the Diwani (revenue administration) of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa to the Company.
  • The emperor Shah Alam II was to get the districts of Allahabad and Kora, besides an annual allowance of 26 lakhs of rupees from the revenues of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa.
  • The province of Oudh was restored to Shuja-ud-daula on the payment of war indemnity.
  • The treaties held the Nawab of Bengal responsible for the governance of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa.

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT