British Viceroys in India
India / August 15, 2018

India was ruled by the British for almost 200 years. During this period several Viceroys were appointed by the British crown. Lord Canning (1856 – 1862) was the last Governor General and first Viceroy of India. Lord Mountbatten (March 1947 – August 1947) was the last Viceroy of British India. He was also the First Governor General of free India. During the tenure of Lord Mountbatten India got independence. Lord Mountbatten was succeeded by C. Rajagopalachari who was the first and the last Indian Governor General of free India. Among the British Viceroys in India Lord Mayo(1869 – 1872) was the only one to be murdered in office by a convict in the Andamans in 1872. During the rule of Lord Lawrence (1864 – 1869) High Courts were established at Calcutta, Bombay and Madras in 1865. Below is the list of British Viceroys in India and their tenure as Viceroy. Related Posts State Animals List of India Planets and their Satellites (Moons) Scientific Names – Animals – Domestic and Wild Scientific Names – Common Plants and Trees

State Animals List of India
India / July 30, 2018

All 29 States and 7 Union Territories of the Republic of India have their own state animals. Here they are below. Strict laws protect these animals and it is illegal to hunt or harm them. If you want to check the National Animals of different countries all over the world you may check the list here. If you want to check the Scientific Names of the animals you may check this page. And the animals of Union Territories of India Related Posts Currencies of the world – Countries and their currencies Countries and their capital cities Scientific Names – Animals – Domestic and Wild Scientific Names – Common Plants and Trees