Ghumusar War of 1754 by Krushnachandra Bhanja is the First War of Indian independence

The first Indian war for independence factually started in 1754 by the king of Ghumusar, Krushnachandra under the command of Dora Bisoi during 1815-1835, as per consistent historical records from different Madras Presidency under British Raj.

Jayee Rajaguru waged a rebellion in 1804, after the British took over Khurdha in 1803. Khurdha Orissa did not include Ganjam, Ghumusar and other southern or western districts of current Odisha

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