Piploda State

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Piploda State
पीपलोदा
Princely State
1547–1948
History
 -  Established 1547
 -  Independence of India 1948
Area
 -  1901 155 km2 (60 sq mi)
Population
 -  1901 11,441 
Density 73.8 /km2  (191.2 /sq mi)
Public Domain This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. 

Piploda State was a princely state in India at the time of the British Raj. It belonged to the Malwa Agency, part of the Central India Agency. The state had an area of 155 km².

History[edit]

Piploda was established in 1547 by Rawat Sawalsinghji, a son of the Rawat of Mandawal, as a feudatory principality of Jaora State. In 1924 Piploda became a separate state. The last ruler acceded to the Government of India on 15 June 1948, and Piploda became part of Ratlam District of Madhya Bharat state.[1]

Rulers[edit]

The rulers of Piploda State were Rajputs of the Dodia clan.[2]

Thakurs[edit]

  • .... - .... Sadal Singh
  • 1820 - 18.. Prithvi Singh
  • 18.. - 18.. Umed Sigh
  • 18.. - 12 Nov 1863 Onkar Singh (d. 1863)

Maharawat[edit]

  • 30 Nov 1863 - 26 Oct 1888 Dulai Singh (b. 1852 - d. 1888)

Raos[edit]

  • 8 Nov 1888 - 4 Nov 1919 Kesri Singh (b. 1872 - d. 1919)
  • 5 Nov 1919 - 1936 Mangal Singh (b. 1893 - d. 1936)
  • 1936 - 15 Jun 1948 Raghuraj Singh

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Coordinates: 23°36′N 74°57′E / 23.600°N 74.950°E / 23.600; 74.950