Tipu Sultan defeated the British army in 1780 at

(A) Hyderabad
(B) Pollilur
(C) Shrirangapatnam
(D) Nizamabad

Correct Answer : Pollilur
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2009
Explanation : Siege of Arcot was done in 1780 by Haider Ali. After that, a British Army led by Hector Munro was defeated at Pollilur. Haider Ali was defeated at Portonova, Pollilur, and Sellingpur between June 1781 to September 1781.
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