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The Battle of Samana was fought between Banda Singh Bahadur and Wazir Khan in 1709. Following the battle, Banda Singh Bahadur shook the administration of Delhi.[5]

Battle of Samana
Part of Mughal-Sikh Wars
Date1709
Location
Result Sikh Victory.[2][3]
Belligerents
Nishan Sahib.svg Banda Bahadur and Khalsa Alam of the Mughal Empire.svg Mughal Empire
Commanders and leaders

Nishan Sahib.svg Banda Singh Bahadur

Alam of the Mughal Empire.svg Wazir Khan
Strength
5,000 to 10,000. 15,000 to 25,000.
Casualties and losses
10,000 civilian men were killed.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sagoo, Harbans (2001). Banda Singh Bahadur and Sikh Sovereignty. Deep & Deep Publications.
  2. ^ Jacques, Tony. Dictionary of Battles and Sieges. Greenwood Press. p. 891. ISBN 978-0-313-33536-5.
  3. ^ Jacques, p. 892
  4. ^ https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&id=t9IBAAAAMAAJ&
  5. ^ Alexander Mikaberidze (31 July 2011). Conflict and Conquest in the Islamic World: A Historical Encyclopedia: A Historical Encyclopedia. ABC-CLIO. pp. 120–. ISBN 978-1-59884-337-8. Retrieved 15 September 2013.