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  • It is the largest military cantonment in Bengal, with accommodation for two batteries of artillery, a European and a native infantry regiment.
  • It is an important military cantonment and sanatorium, being the headquarters of a brigade in the second division of the northern army corps.
  • In 1901 the population of the town and cantonment was 7764.
  • Bela, which was founded in 1802 as a cantonment, became a district headquarters after the mutiny.
  • Clive selected it, on account of its commanding position, as the cantonment for the brigade of troops lent him by the nawab of Oudh.

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