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Captain Dildar Ali Khan to the Emperor Prays that a Guard May Be Stationed to Protect His House and Property.

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March 31, 2023 at 7:23:57 AM

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Captain Dildar Ali Khan to the Emperor Prays that a Guard May Be Stationed to Protect His House and Property.

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May 23,1857

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March 30, 2023 at 8:00:00 PM

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Mohammed Q, Binghalib

Captain Dildar Ali Khan to the Emperor Prays that a Guard May Be Stationed to Protect His House and Property.

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The Translation and Comment

 by 

 Mohammed Abdulkarim:

 of Original Document:

 

 

Petition of Captain Dildar Ali Khan, dated 23rd May 1857

 

To—The Emperor ! Shelter of the World 
Respectfully Sheweth —That the Guard which had been stationed for the protection of your Slave’s house, having been withdrawn within the last four or five days, ill-conducted characters of the City have been going, in mobs, to plunder it. It is in this house that your Slave’s wife and children reside, and he therefore prays that a Guard may be stationed to protect it. (Prayers for the Kings prosperity). Petition of the home-boin slave, Captain Dildar Ali Khan.


                     Autograph order by the King, in pencil
Mirza Moghal will station a Guard, from the 20th Regi- Jiient Native Infantiy, at the petitioner’s house.

 

 

 

 


 
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