Reason of conflict between Tipu and britishers

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1.  The East India company purchased spices like cardamom and pepper from the Mysore ruled by Tipu Sultan .
2.  But in 1785 Tipu Sultan ceased the transport of cardamom,sandalwood and pepper by the port of Mysore.
3.  Tipu Sultan also stopped local merchants to trade with East India company and started trading with French merchants.
4.  French helped Tipu  Sultan in modernising his army.
5.  All this acts of "Tiger of Mysore " were the reasons for the discontent between Tipu Sultan and East India company.


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