Q. 14.3( 171 Votes )
What was the demand of Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi that was refused by the British?
When the husband of Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi died she demanded that her adopted son should be recognized as the heir to the kingdom. This demand of her was refused by the British. Ultimately, the Company annexed the kingdom as per the Doctrine of Lapse.
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