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Permanent Sanad for King

Permanent Kingdom Agreement for Sudarshan Shah from British
History of King Sudarshan Shah of Tehri Riyasat –
History of Tehri Kingdom (Tehri and Uttarkashi Garhwal) from 1815 –1948-
History of Uttarakhand (Garhwal, Kumaon and Haridwar) –
By: Bhishma Kukreti (History Student)
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At last, British government issued permanent agreement for Sudarshan Shah as King of Tehri Riyasat . Governor General issued the agreement on 4th March 1820 with his seal and signature (1).
Sanad or agreement to Sudarshan Shah was based on temporary sanad or agreement issued by Fraser. The points of agreement were as under (2)-
Date 4th March 1820
Since, Sudarshan Shah the successor of Garhwal Kingdom ( part now under British rule) showed his enthusiasm, Faithfulness and devotion for British , Governor General with the council offers the whole region except cited as under with some compulsions to the Kingdom successor -
Means:
1- East of Alaknanda , east of Mandakini till Mandakini meets Alkananda
2- Dehradun
3- Ravain Garh
The King has duties that citizens feel happy and live in prosperity . He will rule on his subject with judicial norms. He will collec tax from the subject for his consumption.
For this , he has to end slavery culture and will obey as per British rules(in India).
Whenever, the British government needs , King will arrange loaders and food articles for British officials. King has to offer help to traders , tourists doing business with Tibet. He has to obey the direction of British government and officials.
The King can nor sell or keep morgue the region without permission from British Government.
British government offer confidence to the king fr rule in that part of Garhwal and his safety by British till he is faithful to British . British will also arrange protection for King (kingdom) from his enemies.
(Seal and Signature of Governor General )(2) .
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References –
1-Dabral, Shiv Prasad, (1975), Uttarakhand ka Itihas bhag 6, Veer Gatha Press, Garhwal India, page 132
2- Aitchson C.U, (1909) Treaties, Engagements and Sanads relating to India and neighboring countries Government of India Publishing Calcutta vol 2 ,p 58

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