Bahadur Yar Jung

Bahadur Yar Jung

Born Feb 3, 1905
Hometown Hyderabad, India
Died Jun 25, 1944
Death Place Hyderabad, India
Religion Islam
Nationality Hyderabadi
Alma Mater City College Hyde...

Muhammad Bahadur Khan, alias Nawab Nisar Ahmed Khan and Saadi Khan. Titles Bahadur Yar Jung and Quaid-e-Millath was an Hyderabadi Muslim who argued for the formation of Muslim states in India during the British Occupation in the 1930s and 1940s.

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1905 Birth He was born in 1905 to Nawab Nasib Yawar Jung and named Saadi Khan alias Muhammad Bahadur Khan. … Read More


1923 18 Years Old When Bahadur Khan inherited the jagir on the death of his father in 1923 he also inherited a debt of Rs.4.5 Lakhs. … Read More


1926 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1926 Bahadur Yar Jung was elected president of the Society of Mahdavis.In 1938 he was made president of Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen.The party has roots back to the days of the princely State of Hyderabad.
1927 22 Years Old It was founded and shaped by Nawab Mahmood Nawaz Khan Qiledar Golconda of Hyderabad State by the advice of His Highness Nawab Mir Osman Ali Khan the Nizam of Hyderabad and in the presence of Ulma-e-Mashaeqeen in 1927 as a pro-Nizam party. then it was only Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) and the first meeting was held in the house of Nawab Mahmood Nawaz Khan his house name was "Touheed Manzil" at Chowk-e-Aspan opposite asha talkies Qazipura Hyderabad. … Read More
1930 25 Years Old 1 More Event
A week later, on 25 November 1930, he received a firman. … Read More


1935 30 Years Old In early 1935, The Muslims in India under the leadership of Nawab Bahadur Yar Jung of Hyderabad Deccan started campaigning for restoration of Caliphate. … Read More
In 1938 Bahadur Yar Jung was elected President of the MIM which had a cultural and religious manifesto soon acquired political complexion and became aligned with the Muslim League in British India. He soon rose to be the supreme and unquestioned leader of the MIM and imparted a new militancy to it. In November, 1930 a public meeting was held in the Victory Playground to celebrate the birthday of Prophet Muhammad. … Read More
1940 35 Years Old To overcome that constraint, Bahadur Yar Jung renounced his Jagir and Title in 1940 and intensified his activities. … Read More
1942 37 Years Old 1 More Event
Bahadur Yar Jung counted many leading Hindu leaders as his friend including Gandhi Ji and Rabindranath Tagore. In a letter to Sarojini Naidu dated June 13, 1942, Gandhi Ji enquired about the deteriorating communal situation in Hyderabad State:
1944 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1944, he had gone to a dinner at the house of Hashim Ali Khan, a judge of the High Court and a close friend. … Read More
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