Which Governor-General was prosecuted for impeachment?

(A) Warren Hastings
(B) Lord Clive
(C) Lord Cornwallis
(D) Lord Wellesley

Correct Answer : Warren Hastings
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1992
Explanation : Warren Hastings was prosecuted from 1788 to 1795 for impeachment for unjust and arbitrary functions, but British parliament dropped all the charges against him after considering his service. It was said that Warren Hastings had done all this for the benefit of the empire.
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