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Battle of Delhi 1783
Part of Mughal-Sikh Wars
Date1783
LocationDelhi
Result Sikh victory
Belligerents
Nishan Sahib.svg Khalsa Alam of the Mughal Empire.svg Mughal Empire
Commanders and leaders
Nishan Sahib.svg Baghel Singh Alam of the Mughal Empire.svg Shah Alam II


The Battle of Delhi was fought between Sikh Khalsa and the decaying Mughal Empire in 1783.[1]

Background and Battle[]

The Sikhs under Baghel Singh had been raiding Delhi since 1764 but without success. On 11 March 1783 the Sikh army defeated the Mughal army and captured Delhi.[1]

References[]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Singha 2000, p. 26-27.

Sources[]

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