It had been disaffected since the outbreak of the Revolution.
Meanwhile events in Great Britain had once more taken a turn which gave encouragement to the disaffected Boers.
Most of these rebellions were easily quelled by Sparta, though in 469 and again in 420 the disaffected cities, backed by Argos, formed a dangerous coalition and came near to establishing their inde pendence.
He thinned the disaffected population by allowing foreign enlistment, and 40,000 are said to have been thus got rid of.
So many of the chief actors in the Mutiny on the native side carried their secrets into dishonoured graves that it is impossible to know exactly what schemes the household of the The king of Delhi had concerted with the disaffected sepoys.