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Second Battle of Katwa
Part of Imperial Maratha Conquests
Date December 26, 1701- June 6, 1702
Location Khelna
Result Mughal Victory. Maratha surrender.[1]
Belligerents
Flag of the Maratha Empire Maratha Empire Mughal Empire
Commanders and leaders
Flag of the Maratha Empire Parashurampant
Flag of the Maratha Empire Dhanaji Jadhav
Asad Khan
Strength
Unknown Unknown
Casualties and losses
Unknown 6,000

The Battle of Khelna occurred between the Mughal Empire and Maratha Empire between 1701-1702. Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb ordered for the Fort of Khelna to be besieged. Mughal General Asad Khan launched an offensive and besieged the fortress. After about a three month siege, Maratha commander, Parashurampant surrendered under the condition that his life would be saved.[1]

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