LORD AUCKLAND AS GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1836-42


Following events occurred during Lord Auckland’s tenure—-

Tripatriate Treaty was signed between the company, Ranjit Singh and Shah Shuja by which:

Ranjit Singh accepted company’s mediation in disputes Amirs (sind).

Shah Shuja conceded his sovereign right to the company over Sind on condition of receiving the arrears of the tribute, the amount of which was to be determined by the company.

Lord Auckland improved of native schools.

He also expanded the commercial industry of India.