Maharaja Sir Kishen Pershad

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Maharaja Sir Kishen Pershad, GCIE
Prime Minister of Hyderabad
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Reign 1902–1912
Predecessor Sir Vicar-ul-Umra
Successor Mir Yousuf Ali Khan Salar Jung III
Born 1 January 1864
Hyderabad State
Died 13 May 1940 (aged 76)
Hyderabad State
Burial Purana Pool Shamshan Ghat(cremated)

Maharaja Peshkar Sir Kishen Pershad Bahadur, Yamin us-Sultanat, GCIE (1 January 1864 – 13 May 1940) was twice Prime Minister of Hyderabad State from 1901–1912 and from 1926–1937. He succeeded Sir Vicar-ul-Umra as Prime Minister.

Knighthood[edit]

He was knighted with the KCIE in January 1903[1] and appointed a GCIE in the 1910 King's Birthday Honours.[2]

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Government offices
Preceded by
Sir Vicar-ul-Umra
Prime Minister of Hyderabad
1901–1912
Succeeded by
Mir Yousuf Ali Khan, Salar Jung III
Preceded by
Wali-ud-Daula Bahadur
Prime Minister of Hyderabad
1926–1937
Succeeded by
Sir Akbar Hydari