Tag: Begum Wilayat Mahal

1 Results

  • Unfortunate prince

    Unfortunate prince

    The death of prince Raza ends an unfortunate chapter in the story of Begum Wilayat Mahal, a descendant of Nawab Wajid Ali Shah of Awadh. The Begum, after the death of her husband, a government officer in Lucknow, had approached Jawaharlal Nehru for a share in the inheritance of the deposed Nawab. Nehru had given …

    November 20, 2017