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HINDUR, or NALAGARH

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Originally appearing in Volume V13, Page 514 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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HINDUR, or NALAGARH, one of the Simla hill states, under the government of the Punjab, India. Pop. (1901) 52,551; area, 256 sq. m.; estimated revenue, £8600. The country was overrun by the Gurkhas for some years before 1815, when they were driven out by the British, and the raja was confirmed in possession of the territory. The principal products are grain and opium.
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