Question

Who among the following was the first Maratha ruler to get recognition from the Mughals?

A

Rajaram

B

Sambhaji

C

Shivaji

D

Shahu

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Solution

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D

Shahu

Chhattrapati Shahu, a grandson of Shivaji, was released by the Mughals after the death of Emperor Aurangzeb. Following a brief struggle with his aunt Tarabai, Shahu became ruler and appointed Balaji Vishwanath, and later, his descendants, as the peshwas or prime ministers of the empire.

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