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The colonial past of the East: How India looked like at the end of the 19th century

India, at the end of the 19th century, was dependent relations with the British Empire and the East India Company, a joint-stock company, formed in 1617 by Britain and England to pursue trades specifically with East India. India then, even now, in most of its cities, is known to be nation of extreme poverty, lack of sanitation, high mortality, colonial exploitation, and massive disparities between the wealthy and poor.

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