Nasir-ud-dawlah, Asaf Jah IV

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Nasir-ud-dawlah, Mir Farqunda Ali Khan Siddiqi, Asaf Jah IV
The VII Nizam of Hyderabad state
Nasir-ud-dawlah, Nizam of Hyderabad 1794-1857.jpg
Reign 1829-1857
Predecessor Mir Akbar Ali Khan Sikander Jah, Asaf Jah III
Successor Afzal ad-Dawlah, Asaf Jah V
House Purani Haweli
Father Mir Akbar Ali Khan Sikander Jah, Asaf Jah III
Born 25 April 1794
Bidar, Hyderabad State, Mughal India
(now in Karnataka, India)
Died 16 May 1857

Nasir ad-Dawlah Mir Farqunda Ali Khan Siddiqi, Asaf Jah IV, Nizam of Hyderabad ( 25 April 1794- 16 May 1857), was the ruler of Hyderabad state in India from 1829 to 1857. He was the eldest son of Asaf Jah III.

Reign[edit]

During his reign General C.B. Low took over as the Resident, he received a message from Lord Dalhousie to pay sixty-four lakh rupees which were due to the British for maintaining the Contingent. On 20 May 1853 a new treaty was concluded by which the strength of the Contingent force was settled for its payments.

The Contingent ceased to be a part of the Nizam's Army and became a force kept by the British Government for the benefit of Hyderabad State.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ University of Queensland

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Nasir-ud-dawlah, Asaf Jah IV
Asaf Jahi dynasty
Preceded by
Mir Akbar Ali Khan Siddiqi Asaf Jah III
Nizam of Hyderabad
1829–1857
Succeeded by
Afzal ad-Dawlah, Asaf Jah V