There were British officials who were stationed in the court of Mughal Emperors.
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There were british officials called the tainat-i-rakab who were stationed in the court of Mughal Emperors.
- They (the officials) were duty bound to appear twice daily, morning and evening, to express submission to the emperor in the public audience hall.
- They shared the responsibility for guarding the emperor and his household round the clock.
- These nobles were a reserve force to be deputed to a province or military campaign.
- Other than this, sometimes British officials with high intellect were present in the court of the emperor to advise him on important issues if the emperor wished but such instances were rare.