The Zamindari as well as the Ryotwari System could not fulfil the expectations of the policymakers. A third type of system called Mahalwari system was introduced in Agra, Awadh (Oudh), Central parts of India, Punjab, parts of Gangetic valley etc during regime of Lord Hastings.
Mahal refers to an estate with many cultivators. The term Mahal referred to the fiscal unit / revenue division into whi…
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ArrayLand Revenue, Land Reforms & Land Related Issues
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