Battle of Satara

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Battle of Satara
Part of Imperial Maratha Conquests
Date1699– 21 April 1700
LocationSatara
Result Mughal victory.[1]
Belligerents
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svg Maratha Empire Mughal Empire
Commanders and leaders
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svg Subhanji
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svg Dhanaji Jadhav
Aurangzeb
Strength
Unknown Unknown
Casualties and losses
Unknown Unknown
Unknown

The Battle of Satara was fought between the Mughal Empire and Maratha Empire between 1699–1700. Mughal Emperor, Aurangzeb ordered for an attack on the fort of Satara. The Mughals destroyed major parts of the fortress and Maratha commander Subhanji surrendered on April 21, 1700.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jacques, Tony. Dictionary of Battles and Sieges. "Sindhia was defeated in a bloody three-day battle at Tunga, near Lalsot". Greenwood Press. p. 915. ISBN 978-0-313-33536-5.

Coordinates: 7°40′48″N 73°58′48″E / 7.6800°N 73.9800°E / 7.6800; 73.9800