Archaeological Survey of India formed during reign of Lord Canning - Indian History

Q.  Archaeological Survey of India was formed during the reign of

- Published on 10 Jul 15

a. Lord Dalhousie
b. Lord Canning
c. Lord Ripon
d. Lord Lawrence

ANSWER: Lord Canning
 
The Archaeological Survey of India was eventually formed in 1861 by a statute passed into law by Lord Canning with Cunningham as the first Archaeological Surveyor.

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