160 years ago today:
The sun sets on the Mughal.
Company forces bring the battle for Dilli to an effective end with the capture of Zafar at Humayun’s Tomb, bringing the line of Timur and it’s Mughal empire to an end in Hindustan.
The first war of Independence, a Sepoy Mutiny or just a dark reminder of the frailties of humanity’s values ? #1857 #Zafar #AftermeChaos #LK