KAMTA RAJAULI (Princely State)


AREA: 33.67 kmē PRIVY PURSE: Rs9,000 (1931)
ACCESSION: 1st January 1950
STATE: Madhya Pradesh DYNASTY: Jijhotia Brahmin RELIGION: Hindu
VILLAGES: 4
POPULATION: 1,114 (1931) CAPITAL: Rajaula
AGENCY: Bundelkhand Agency 1902 - 1948 REVENUE: Rs9,000



PRESENT RULER: Rao RAJIVA NANDAN PRASAD, 5th and present Rao Saheb of Kamta Rajaula (Kamta Rajaula, Bundelkhand, Central India)
born 13th January 1920 (#3 p.26), married and has issue.
  • Bhaya Ram Nandan Parshad
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The Raos of Kamta Rajaula belong to a Kayasth (Hindu) family, descended from Sardar Ajudhya Parshad, an agent of the State of Charkhari, who became an agent of the Kalinjar Chaubes, and obtained from them the jagir of Kamta. The Jagirdar maintains a military force of 15 infantry and 1 gun (as of 1892). Rulers were...
  • Sardar AJUDHYA PRASAD, Jagirdar of Kamta -/1812, married and had issue.
    • Rao Gopal Lal (qv)
  • Rao GOPAL LAL, 1st Rao Saheb of Kamta Rajaula [1812] - [23.10.1874], he received a sanad from the British Government, naming four villages viz. Rajaula, Kamta, Janki Kund and Lohara, married and had issue. He died 1874.
    • Rao Bharat Prasad (qv)
  • Rao BHARAT PRASAD, 2nd Rao Saheb of Kamta Rajaula [23.10.1874] -[xx.12.1891], born 18th July 1847, he succeeded to the gadi on 23rd October 1874 (#1), married and had issue. He died in December 1891.
    • Rao Ram Prasad (qv)
  • Rao RAM PRASAD, 3rd Rao Saheb of Kamta Rajaula [3.3.1892] - [27.10.1928], born 1870, he succeeded to the estate on 1st January 1892, married and had issue. He died 27th October 1928.
    • Rao Radha Kishan (qv)
    UNDER MANAGEMENT [27.10.1928] - [21.11.1928]
  • Rao RADHA KISHAN, 4th Rao Saheb of Kamta Rajaula [28.10.1928] -, born in August 1891, he succeeded his father to the estate on 27th October 1928 and was granted full administrative rights on 21st November 1928 or 29th January 1929 (#2 p.22); married and had issue, two sons.
    • Rao Rajiva Nandan Prasad (qv)
    • Kunwar Jagdish Nandan Prasad, born 5th March 1928.
  • Rao RAJIVA NANDAN PRASAD, 5th Chief of Kamta Rajaula (see above)
1. "The Golden Book of India"; LETHBRIDGE, Roper, MacMillan & Co., 1893 , p.229
2. "Memoranda on The Indian States 1930", corrected up to 1st January 1930, Published by Authority, Calcutta. Government of India, Central Publication Branch. 1931.
3. "Memoranda on The Indian States 1934", corrected up to 1st January 1934, Published by Authority, Manager of Publications, Delhi. 1935.