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Statement 1 - Incorrect In 1608, Capt Hawkins, the English commander, went to Jahangir’s court to seek permission to trade in Surat. Statement 2 - Correct From 1613, Surat was the headquarters for the English East India Company on the west coast, But on 1668, When Bombay (present Mumbai) was acquired by the English East India company from the British Government.( In 1662 Bombay was given to Prince Charles -II of England by Spain as Dowry in marriage of their princes Catharine). Bombay superseded Surat as headquarters of the west coast.

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