Sentence Examples


  • The prevailing system throughout the Madras presidency is the ryotwari, which takes the cultivator or peasant proprietor as its rent-paying unit, somewhat as the Bengal system takes the zamindar.
  • The influence of Sir Thomas Munro afterwards led to the adoption of the ryotwari system, which will always be associated with his name.
  • The early ryotwari settlements in Madras were based upon insufficient experience.
  • Nothing can be more complete in theory and more difficult of exposition than a Madras ryotwari settlement.
  • In the other provinces variations of the zamindari and ryotwari systems are found.
 

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