Mention the following:
Four reasons for the discontent that led to the 1857 War of Independence.
Four reasons for the discontent leading to the 1857 War of Independence:
(i) The Indians were given pittance and slow promotions in Government Jobs.
(ii) They took heavy tax from the farmers, which ruined them.
(iii) They snatched the kingdom of old rulers.
(iv) They Cut the thumbs of expert artisans and imported British goods without import duty of India.