His Highness Timur Shah Marches Again to Multan and Conquers Bahawulpur
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[40c] The details are as follows. Rukn al-Din Muhammad Bahawul Khan Bahadur ʿAbbasi and Nusrat Jang Hafiz al-Mulk, head of the Da’ud Putrah tribe, had seized many districts in Sind and Multan. Without interfering with the other, each man set himself up as the governor of a parganah-district.1 Both then suspended payment of tribute and taxes to the shah’s officials and declared their independence. Angered at this action, His Highness Timur Shah resolved to punish them and bring the districts they had occupied back under his jurisdiction. So …

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“His Highness Timur Shah Marches Again to Multan and Conquers Bahawulpur”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 23 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000037>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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