Lala Lajpath Rai along with Madan Mohan Malavya founded the Nationalist Party
Pitt’s India Act of 1784
- It placed the Indian affairs under direct control of the British Government.
- For political matters the British Government appointed a Board of Control of six members.
- The members of the Governor General’s Council were reduced to three instead of four members.
- The company was asked to follow the policy fo non-intervention.