COLONIAL RULE IN INDIA & ITS IMPACT NOTES
Constitutional Developments and and its Impact
Around the 18th Century a number of significant events took place in the world.
One such event was the Industrial Revolution which took place in England. It gradually spread to other countries of Europe also. One such sea route to India was discovered by a Portuguese called Vasco da Gama in 1498.
As a result, the English, French, Portuguese and the Dutch came to India for trade. They also used it to spread missionary activities in India.