“pukka : (originally South Asia) Genuine or authentic; hence of behaviour: correct, socially…”

“pukka : (originally South Asia) Genuine or authentic; hence of behaviour: correct, socially acceptable or proper.
Superior or of high quality; first-class.
(Britain, slang) Excellent, fantastic, great.
The Government of India Act 1858 (21 & 22 Victoria, chapter 106) received royal assent on this day in 1858, ushering in the period of British rule in India known as the British Raj.”

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