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Bhopal's Islam Nagar to be now Known as Jagdishpur; Madhya Pradesh Govt Changes Name With Immediate Effect | India News

Bhopal’s Islam Nagar to be now Often known as Jagdishpur; Madhya Pradesh Govt Modifications Title With Instant Impact | Information

New Delhi: The Madhya Pradesh Authorities has modified the identify of Islam Nagar Village situated in Bhopal with speedy impact. The village will now be generally known as Jagdishpur. The state authorities notified the change of identify by a Gazette order. The order stated, “In pursuance of no objection conveyed by Authorities of India, Ministry of Dwelling Affairs….., the State Authorities hereby, change the identify of village of Islam Nagar District Bhopal as Jagdishpur with speedy impact.”

Islam Nagar is situated within the centre of the Bhopal-Berasia freeway. It’s round 14 kilometres from Bhopal. ‘Islam Nagar’ was as soon as the capital of the princely state of Bhopal. The remnants of Nawab Dost Mohammad Khan’s palaces, which based Bhopal, may nonetheless be situated right here.

Madhya Pradesh | The identify of Islam Nagar village in Bhopal district modified to Jagdishpur with speedy impact.
— ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) February 2, 2023

Islamnagar was as soon as generally known as Jagdishpur, which was based by native Rajput chieftains. Dost Mohammad Khan, the founding father of the princely state of Bhopal, titled it ‘Islam Nagar’ within the 18th century.