The Third Battle of Panipat was fought in the year

(A) 1526 AD
(B) 1761 AD
(C) 1556 AD
(D) 1857 AD

Correct Answer : 1761 AD
Question Asked : Uttarakhand UDA/LDA (Mains) 2007
The Third Battle of Panipat was fought between Marathas and Ahmad Shah Abdali on 14 January, 1761. Marathas were led by Sadashivrao Bhau. Marathas were defeated badly in this battle. In the words of the eyewitness historian Kashiraj Pandit “Third Battle of Panipat proved boisterous for Marathas”.
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