List of Diwans of Mysore


List of Diwans of Mysore

The following lists the Diwans of Kingdom of Mysore through 1799 to 1947. Many of the diwans are associated with several industrial and educational initiatives undertaken during their terms. These initiatives include Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and Hydroelectric Power Plants on Shivanasamudra Falls.

People who have served in this office include:

  • Purnaiah (1799 - 1811)
  • Bargir Bakshi Balaji Rao (April 1811 - January 1812)
  • Savar Bakshi Rama Rao (February 1812 - October 1817)
  • Babu Rao (November 1817 - April 1818)
  • Siddharaj Urs (May 1818 - February 1820)
  • Babu Rao (Again) (March 1820 - August 1821)
  • Lingaraj Urs (November 1821 - November 1822)
  • Babu Rao (Again) (December 1822 - November 1825)
  • Vacant (November 1825 - May 1827)
  • Venkata Urs (May 1827 - October 1831)
  • Venkataramanaiya (October 1831 - 14 May 1832)
  • Babu Rao (Again) (May 1832 - 19 April 1834)
  • Kollam Venkata Rao (1834 - 1838)
  • Surappaya (1838 - 1840)
  • Kollam Venkata Rao (1840 - 1844)
  • Kola Krishnama Naidu (1844 - 1858)
  • Kola Vijayarangam Naidu (1858 - 1864)
  • Arunachala Mudaliar (1864 - 1866)
  • Direct British Rule (1866 - 1881)
Name Portrait Took office Left office Term[1]
C. V. Rungacharlu C. V. Rungacharlu.jpg 25 March 1881 20 January 1883 1
Sir K. Seshadri Iyer Seshadri Iyer.jpg 21 January 1883 18 March 1901 1
T. R. V. Thambu Chetty
(acting for Iyer)
Noimage.png 11 August 1900 18 March 1901 1
Sir P. N. Krishnamurti Noimage.png 18 March 1901 30 June 1906 1
V. P. Madhava Rao V. P. Madhava Rao.jpg 30 June 1906 31 March 1909 1
T. Ananda Rao T. Ananda Rao.jpg 1 April 1909 1912 1
Sir M. Visveswarayya Noimage.png 10 November 1912 1918 1
M. Kantaraj Urs Noimage.png 10 December 1918 1922 1
Sir A. R. Banerjee Noimage.png 6 March 1922 1926 1
Sir Mirza Ismail Sir Ismail Mirza.JPG 1 May 1926 1941 1
M. N. Krishna Rao
(acting)
Noimage.png 1941 1941 1
N. Madhava Rao Noimage.png 1941 1946 1
Sir A. R. Mudaliar ARMudaliar.jpg 1946 15 August 1947 1

See also

References

  1. ^ The ordinal number of the term being served by the person specified in the row in the corresponding period

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