Nana Saheb,The Adopted Heir of Baji Rao II,The Last Peshwa,was refused by the british the pension they were earlier paying to Baji Rao II and was forced to live at Kanpur which was far away from his family seat which was at Poona.
Nana Saheb was the adopted boy of Peshwa Baji Rao II. He was refused to receive the pension that his father was receiving from the British government. This was due to the introduction of the Doctrine of Lapse the British government refused Nana Saheb to accept as the heir of the Peshwa Baji Rao II and also denied to pay the amount of pension.
Nana Saheb was the adopted son of Baji Rao II who was the former Peshwar.
Due to the introduction of Doctrine of Lapse by the British government, he was refused to be the legal heir of the Peshwar.
In this context, entire property and kingdom went into the hands of the Britishers.
it is about 600 to1200 centimorgan