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  • The government monopolies of opium and salt were then for the first time placed upon a remunerative basis.
  • Imports include woven goods, metals, ironware, machinery, tea, wines and spirits, mineral oils, opium, paper, and arms and powder.
  • It is now a centre of the trade in Malwa opium, with a wealthy colony of Bohra merchants.
  • The use of tobacco, coffee, opium and wine were forbidden on pain of death; eighteen persons are said to have been put to death in a single day for infringing this rule.
  • In the north the staple products for export are salt, grain, wool and cotton, in the south opium and cotton; while the imports consist of sugar, hardware and piece goods.

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