Khushboo Lucknow, 300 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 343 Points View Profile Khushboo Asked: November 10, 20212021-11-10T13:47:36+05:30 2021-11-10T13:47:36+05:30In: History What is The Charter Act of 1833? What is The Charter Act of 1833? constitutional developmenthistory Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent 0 Questions 307 Answers 60 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile [Deleted User] 2021-11-10T13:50:43+05:30Added an answer on November 10, 2021 at 1:50 pm The Charter Act of 1833 The Company’s monopoly over trade with China and in tea also ended. All restrictions on European immigration and the acquisition of property in India were lifted. The way was paved for the wholesale European colonization of India. The governor-general was given the power to superintend, control, and direct all civil and military affairs of the Company. Bengal, Madras, Bombay, and all other territories were placed under complete control of the governor-general. All revenues were to be raised under the authority of the governor-general who would have complete control over the expenditure. The Governments of Madras and Bombay were drastically deprived of their legislative powers. A law member was added to the governor-general’s council. Indian laws were to be codified and consolidated. No Indian citizen was to be denied employment under the Company on the basis of religion, color, birth, descent, etc. The administration was urged to take steps to ameliorate the conditions of slaves and to ultimately abolish slavery. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What are the Issues with Government of India Act, 1935? Tell us about the Government of India Act, 1935.
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