The Battle of Plassey was a decisive victory of the British East India
Company over a much larger force of the Nawab of Bengal and his
The battle of plassey was fought because of the Non-payment of tax
and duty by the workers of the British East India Company and The
rampant misuse of the trade privileges given to the British by the
Nawab of Bengal
In this battle Troops of the British East India Company, led by Robert
Clive, came up against the forces of Siraj-ud-Daulah, the last Nawab
of Bengal, and his French allies.
The fight was won by british and Bengal was
annexed by the British East India Company
Fun fact- The battle took place after the
attack and plunder of Calcutta by Siraj-ud
-daulah and the Black Hole of Calcutta tragedy.