KASMANDA (Taluqa)

Kasmanda Monogram
LOCATION: U.P.A.O. (Sitapur Dist.) AREA: xx kmē VILLAGES: 83 plus 28 mahals and 152 pattis POPULATION: xx RELIGION: Hindu
REVENUE: Rs 107,108 DYNASTY/LINEAGE: Bais SEAT: Kasmanda ACCESSION: 1949


Raja DINESH PRATAP SINGHPRESENT RULER: Raja DINESH PRATAP SINGH, present Raja Saheb of Kasmanda since 1948.
born 1927, former MP, married Rani Chandra Prabha Devi, daughter of Raja Birendra Bikram Singh of Payagpur, Bahraich District, Oudh, and has issue. PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The estate is known as Bassaidih, but is better known by the name of the Raja's residence, viz. Kasmanda. It was founded by two brothers around 1628, and remained undivided in the family of Madhukar Shah till shortly before annexation, when it came into the hands of seven brothers, of whom four separarted from the family in 1836, and founded the estate of Sujalia (Sijaulia) in pargana Bari, whilst the other three remained at Bassaidih. The estate holders were...
The help of Rajkumar Dinraj Pratap Singh is acknowledged, October 2002
 
Kunwar Dinkar Pratap Singh of Kasmanda (left) and Kunwar Dinkrit Pratap Singh of Kasmanda (right)