however, life in the urban areas faced struggles like very high unemployment rates, lack of places to live, scarcity of food, and higher crime rates. since many people did not have money to afford their homes, they sought out to live in "hoovervilles" which were make shift shacks placed on the outskirts of the cities.
india's first war of independence was a major event in the history of modern india. the parliament of the united kingdom withdrew the right of the british east india company to rule india in november 1858. the united kingdom started ruling india directly through its representative called the viceroy of india. it made india a part of the british empire. they promised "the princes, chiefs, and people of india," equal treatment under the british law. in 1877, queen victoria took the title of empress of india.
a british soldier would say that it was unfair because they were not paid a lot of money and they needed other jobs.when the colonists rebel, they lose money in war and they lose all tax money. also, i don't blame them for some of the complains that were said. i would have done and acted the same way too.