Sepoy Rebellion | Bala Hisar | Sir Louis Cavagnari | Prince Ali Seraj | Afghanistan

Sepoy Rebellion | Bala Hisar | Sir Louis Cavagnari | Prince Ali Seraj | Afghanistan

When the envoy to Afghanistan, Sir Louis Cavagnari, Took residence in a citadel, little did he know that he had occupied Bala Hisar of the Afghan Kings.

Mortified by his death and desperate to salvage their credibility, Britain launched another invasion into Afghanistan. The commander of the league General Roberts, was told ‘Your objectives should be to strike terror and to strike it swiftly and deeply.’

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