Vijaynagar State
Pol State
વિજયનગર
Princely State of British India
1577–1948
Flag
Area 
• 1931
350 km2 (140 sq mi)
Population 
• 1931
8,491
History
History 
• Established
1577
1948
Succeeded by
India

Vijaynagar State, known as Pol State before 1934 and also called Ghodadar for a short time, was a princely state under the Mahi Kantha Agency, Bombay Presidency in NE Gujarat during the British Raj. The capital of the state was in Vijaynagar taluka, Sabarkantha district. The state's last ruler signed the accession to the Indian Union on 10 June 1948.[1]

History

Vijaynagar was ruled by bhil chiefs [1] Pol state was founded in 1577. Between 1864 and 1877 it was renamed Vijayanagar after its new capital. The rulers of the state bore the title 'Rao'.[2]

Rulers

See also

References

  1. ^ "VIJAYNAGAR". Retrieved 6 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Indian Princely States A-J". Retrieved 6 December 2014.

Coordinates: 23°36′N 72°57′E / 23.6°N 72.95°E / 23.6; 72.95