You can easily create a free account. Please enter the subject. Bihar and Orissa was a province of British India[1] which included the present-day Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, and a part of Odisha. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. The name field is required. It covers an area of 94,163 km2 (36,357 sq mi). (not yet rated) Includes insets, statistical figures, and index map to show police station boundaries and Survey of India standard sheets. 1947: Indian Independence; Bihar becomes a state in the new Dominion of India. Don't have an account? Bihar and Orissa was separated from Bengal on 22 March 1912, with Patna as capital. The E-mail Address(es) you entered is(are) not in a valid format. From 1912 to 1920, the province had a lieutenant governor heading the provincial government. District Begusarai. Gulzarbagh, Patna : Bihar Survey Office, [195-], Government publication, State or province government publication. 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Finally on 15 August 1947 Bihar Province became part of independent India. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. The Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms enacted through the Government of India Act 1919 expanded the Bihar & Orissa Legislative Council from 43 to 103 members. The territories were conquered by the British in the 18th and 19th centuries, and were part of the Bengal Presidency, the largest British province in India. On 22 March 1912 both Bihar and Orissa division were separated from the Bengal Presidency as Bihar and Orissa Province. The Legislative Council now consisted of 2 ex-officio Executive Councillors, 25 nominated members (12 official, 13 non-official) and 76 elected members (48 Non-Muslim, 18 Muslim, 1 European, 3 Commerce & Industry, 5 Landholders and 1 University constituencies). Please re-enter recipient e-mail address(es). Please enter your name. 1 Apr 1936 - 11 Mar 1937 Sir James David Sifton (s.a.) 11 Mar 1937 - 5 Aug 1939 Sir Maurice Garnier Hallett (b. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Learn more ››. compiled & zincographed in the Bihar Survey Office. Old maps of Bihar on Old Maps Online. This post was upgraded to governor in 1920, when Satyendra Prasanna Sinha, 1st Baron Sinha was appointed to fill it. Learn more about the history, culture, and government of Bihar in this article. Bihar, state of eastern India. 0 with reviews - Be the first. http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/37489951>. [2] A number of princely states, including the Orissa Tributary States, were under the authority of the provincial governor. For centuries it was the principal seat of imperial powers and the main focus of Indian culture and civilization. The subject field is required. All rights reserved. Governors. 1883 - d. 1969) 5 Aug 1939 - 9 Jan 1943 Sir Thomas Alexander Stewart (b. The Treaty marks the political and constitutional involvement and the beginning of British rule in India. You may send this item to up to five recipients. Sheets individually titled, e.g. 15th August 1947: India after Partition is declared Independent of British Rule 26 January was Declared as Purna Swaraj Day July 18th 1947: The India Independence Act 1947 Comes into Force The E-mail message field is required. In 1756 Bihar was part of Bengal Subah of Mughal Empire while Orissa was a different Subah. Separate up to five addresses with commas (,). http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/37489951> ; http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat> ; http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/37489951#PublicationEvent\/gulzarbagh_patna_bihar_survey_office_195>. On 1 April 1936, the province was divided into Bihar Province (which included present-day Bihar and Jharkhand states) and Orissa Province, and the Odia speaking princely states placed under the authority of the Eastern States Agency. Please enter recipient e-mail address(es). Please enter the message. Responsibility: compiled & zincographed in the Bihar Survey Office. 1866 – d. 1931), 7 April 1927 – 7 April 1932 Sir Hugh Lansdowne Stephenson (b. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. WorldCat is the world's largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. Based on the terms of the agreement, Alam granted the East India Company Diwani rights, or the right to collect taxes on behalf of the Emperor from the eastern province of Bengal-Bihar-Orissa. Bengal, … Bihar and Orissa was a province of British India which included the present-day Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, and a part of Odisha.The territories were conquered by the British in the 18th and 19th centuries, and were part of the Bengal Presidency, the largest British province in India. The E-mail Address(es) field is required. Religious violence leads to the migration of millions of Bihari Muslims to the new Pakistani states of Sindh and East Pakistan (present-day Bangladesh ). [citation needed]. On 1 April 1936 Bihar and Orissa became separate provinces. Administrative and political divisions\"@, Export to EndNote / Reference Manager(non-Latin). 1871 – d. 1950), This page was last edited on 5 November 2020, at 05:31. About Bihar Bihar, Located in the Eastern part of India. 1888 - d. 1964) (acting to Sep 1939) You may have already requested this item. [3] The reforms also introduced the principle of dyarchy, whereby certain responsibilities such as agriculture, health, education, and local government, were transferred to elected ministers. Bihar occupied an important position in the early history of India. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. 1854 – d. 1935), 12 Jul 1918 – 29 December 1920 Sir Edward Albert Gait (2nd term) (s.a.), 29 Nov 1921 – 12 April 1922 Havilland Le Mesurier (acting) (b. Items acquired by gift or purchase, in common with all such acquisitions of books and private paper Survey of India. Description: maps : some color ; 62 x 97 cm or smaller: Cartographic Mathematical Data: Scales differ. The Treaty of Allahabad was signed on 16 August 1765, between the Mughal Emperor Shah Alam II, son of the late Emperor Alamgir II, and Robert, Lord Clive, of the East India Company,[1] as a result of the Battle of Buxar of 22 October 1764. maps : some color ; 62 x 97 cm or smaller. Its capital is Patna. [4], Coordinates: 21°00′N 86°18′E / 21.00°N 86.30°E / 21.00; 86.30, • Bifurcation of Bihar and Orissa Province, Satyendra Prasanna Sinha, 1st Baron Sinha, {title=Provinces – India http://rulers.org/indprov.html {title=Provinces – India, Presidency of Coromandel and Bengal Settlements, List of princely states of British India (alphabetical), Territorial evolution of the British Empire, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bihar_and_Orissa_Province&oldid=987143973, States and territories established in 1912, States and territories disestablished in 1936, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Education, Agriculture, Cooperative Credit Industries, Religious Endowment, Excise, Local Self-Government, Medical Public Health, Public Works, Education, Agriculture, Cooperative Credit Industries, Religious Endowment, Registration, 1 April 1912 – 19 November 1915 Sir Charles Stuart Bayley (b. ... the India Office Library and Records in the FCO between 15 August 1947 and 31 December 1973. 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