Jammu under the reign of Maharaja Hari Singh
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Jammu under the reign of Maharaja Hari Singh a study on socio-economic conditions by Surjit Singh Sooden

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Published by Vinod Publishers & Distributors in Jammu, J & K .
Written in English



  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)


  • Hari Singh, Maharaja, 1895-1961.,
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India) -- Social conditions.,
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India) -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Surjit Singh Sooden.
LC ClassificationsHC437.J34 S66 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination362 p. ;
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL169277M
ISBN 108185599475
LC Control Number99947821

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Since the Maharaja had no issue, Hari Singh was heir to the throne of Jammu and Kashmir. In , Hari Singh served as a page of honour to Lord Curzon at the grand Delhi Durbar. At the age of thirteen, he was sent to Mayo College in essor: Pratap Singh. There is a difference how the Jammu massacre is seen, remembered and perceived by the people in two parts of Kashmir.   This “real” ethnic cleansing was reportedly done by Hari Singh to change demography of Jammu province under a notion that if plebiscite was going to be held in JK, at least, Jammu .   Elaborating further, he said, Maharaja’s state subject law was quite porous and left enough room for giving citizenship to settlers from outside who could benefit Jammu and Kashmir in .

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2 days ago  J&K ruler, Maharaja Hari Singh, delayed accession for two , put a pre-condition that Sheikh Abdullah’s National Conference should be included in the Govt. before accession document is ja had doubts over what role Sheikh Abdullah would did not give any commitment on this. The Instrument of Accession, according to Wolpert, was only signed by Maharaja Sir Hari Singh [if signed at all] after Indian troops had assumed control of the Jammu and Kashmir State’s summer capital, Srinagar. Lamb regards the so-called Instrument of Accession, ‘signed’ by the maharajah of Kashmir on Octo , as fraudulent.   Kanwal Singh, a youth activist from Jammu, asked. The new land law was announced on the day which marks the anniversary of last Dogra ruler Maharaja Hari Singh’s signing of instrument of accession, a legal document he signed to accede to India against the decision of joining Pakistan.   Hundreds of thousands of Kashmiris were killed in the first week of November in by forces of Maharaja Hari Singh, Indian army and Hindu hooligans in different parts of Jammu region while they were migrating to Pakistan. Indian authorities book three youth under .