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The Adil Shahis of Bijapur – Till the End

When Adil Shah died in 1579, the most popular personage in Bijapur was his widow Chand Bibi, who, it will be remembered, was the sister of the Ahmednagar Sultan. She assumed the direction of affairs (her nephew, the King was 9 years old), associating with herself Kamil Khan. Kamil Khan and later Kishawar khan went…

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