In the first quarter of the seventeenth century, in which of the following was/were the factory/factories of the English East India Company located?
Select the correct answer using the code given below.(2021)
a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2
c) 3 only
d) 2 and 3
The English established factories at Agra, Ahmadabad, Baroda and Broach by 1619, all of which were placed under the control of the president and council of the Surat factory. The company acquired Bombay from Charles II on lease at an annual rental often pounds in 1668.