Sentence Examples

  • At the same time the nawab made a grant to the company of the zamindari rights over an extensive tract of country round Calcutta, now known as the district of the Twenty-four Parganas.
  • Clive's jagir, as it was called, subsequently became a matter of inquiry in England, and on his death it passed to the company, thus merging the zamindari in the proprietary rights.
  • The zamindari system obtains throughout northern and central India, and also in the permanently settled estates of Madras.
  • In the other provinces variations of the zamindari and ryotwari systems are found.
  • By Hyderabad and the large zamindari estates of the Madras presidency; and on the E.