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Monday, July 4, 2016

British Establishing Tehsils in Garhwal

Administration of G. W. Traill in Garhwal and Kumaon 2

History of British Rule/Administration over Kumaun and Garhwal (1815-1947) -5
            History of Uttarakhand (Garhwal, Kumaon and Haridwar) -841
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                              By: Bhishma Kukreti (History Student)
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     Before, Traill took over the responsibility of assistant commissioner of Kumaon division (including Garhwal), British government initiated a couple of administrative appointments.
    Tahsils were established in Chandpur and Shrinagar of Garhwal region. British officials established Peshkari in Kotdwara Garhwal.  Shrinagar being a divisional head quarter of Garhwal, British officials appointed additional employees in Shrinagar.
   Traill posted. Traill requested authorization of salary for three months (November 1815- January 1816) from Gardner through an official letter to Gardner on 29th February 1816, wherein he provided details of employees and their respective salary.
     The following employees were there in Shrinagar head Quarter with their salary –
Position ---------- Numbers -------------- Salary Rs. per Month
Sirastedar ------------1------------------------40
Rubkari Nabis -------1----------------------30
Hindi Navis ------------1---------------------20
Nayab Hindi Navis -----1--------------------15
Nazir-----------------------1--------------------10
Chaprasi ------------------10----------------- 5
There were a couple of positions vacant for Rs 70 salary. However, Traill did not offer details.
 The administrative expenses on stationary was estimated for Rs for three month was Rs 15.
The total expenses per month for Shrinagar Head Quarter were Rs 180/-.
  The expenses for Shrinagar Tehsil was as follows -
Position ---------- Numbers -------------- Salary Rs. per Month

Tehsildar-------------1--------------- 50
 Mutsadi---------------1---------------20
Jamadar-----------------1--------------10
Chaprasi------------------ 20------------3.50
The total monthly expense of Shrinagar Tehsil was Rs 150/-
 There following employees in Chandpur Tehsil –
Position ---------- Numbers -------------- Salary Rs. per Month
Tehsildar------------1-------------------------- 40
Mutsadi--------------1---------------------------15
Chaprasi -------------10------------------------3.50
Total monthly expense for Chandpur Tehsil was Rs. 90/-
 There were following employees in Kotdwara Peshkari office-
Position ---------- Numbers -------------- Salary Rs. per Month
 Peshkar-------------------1-----------------40
Nyab Mutsadi-------------1---------------- 10
Chaprasi -------------------10---------------3.50
Police Jamadar-------------1----------------8
Chaprasi under Police jamadari---5-----------3.5



 (Chapter Reference - English Pre Mutiny Records, Kumaon 1816, part-1, Vol. - 7
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Copyright@ Bhishma Kukreti Mumbai, India, bckukreti@gmail.com 4/7/2016
History of Garhwal – Kumaon-Haridwar (Uttarakhand, India) to be continued… Part -842
*** History of British Rule/Administration over Kumaun, (Pauri , Rudraprayag, and Chamoli) Garhwal (1815-1947) to be continued in next chapter
(The History of Garhwal, Kumaon, Haridwar write up is aimed for general readers)
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References  
 1-Shiv Prasad Dabral ‘Charan’, Uttarakhand ka Itihas, Part -7 Garhwal par British -Shasan,  part -1, page 123 
2-Maularam, Badariashtak
3-Devar, English Pre Mutiny Records
4- Atkinson, Himalayan Districts vol. 3 ,
 5- English Pre Mutiny Records, Kumaon 1816, part-1, Vol. - 7
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History of British Rule, Administration, Policies, Revenue system,  over Garhwal, Kumaon, Uttarakhand; History of British Rule, Administration, Policies Revenue system  over Pauri Garhwal, Udham Singh Nagar Kumaon, Uttarakhand; History of British Rule, Administration, Policies ,Revenue system  over Chamoli Garhwal, Nainital Kumaon, Uttarakhand; History of British Rule, Administration, Policies ,Revenue system  over Rudraprayag Garhwal, Almora Kumaon, Uttarakhand; History of British Rule, Administration, Policies ,Revenue system  over Dehradun , Champawat Kumaon, Uttarakhand; History of British Rule, Administration, Policies, ,Revenue system  over Bageshwar  Kumaon, Uttarakhand;
History of British Rule, Administration, Policies ,Revenue system  over Haridwar, Pithoragarh Kumaon, Uttarakhand;