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The Sikh leader, Banda Singh Bahadur, had taken a defensive position at Gurdas Nangal. Mughal General, Abdus-Samad Khan as well as Qamr-ud-Din Khan deployed an army to take on the Sikhs. Eventually the Sikhs would surrender and the Mughals came out victorious.[1]

Battle of Gurdas Nangal
Part of Mughal-Sikh Wars
Date1715
Location
Result Mughal Victory.[1]
Belligerents
Nishan Sahib.svg Khalsa Alam of the Mughal Empire.svg Mughal Empire
Commanders and leaders

banda singh bahadur baj singh binodh singh

hakim nand

abdus samud khan

jakriya khan
Strength

70,000 sikh 5000 villagers

1000 mughals

1500 mughal

500 afgaans

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Jacques, Tony. Dictionary of Battles and Sieges. Greenwood Press. p. 421. ISBN 978-0-313-33536-5.