LOHARU (Princely State)

(9 gun salute)



AREA:  585 km2 PRIVY PURSE:  50,000Rs ACCESSION:  23rd February
VILLAGES: 56 POPULATION: 15,229 (1901)


[alias Parvez Mirza], 8th and present Nawab
of Loharu since June 1983. (The
Palace, Loharu – 127201, District Bhiwani, Haryana, India)


30th July 1938 at Loharu, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer and Aligarh
University, succeeded to the Princely dignity in June 1983, married
Shehr Bano Mehr Jabeen Rehana Begum of Jalpaiguri, and has issue.

    • Nawabzada Mirza Amiruddin Ahmad Khan (Farrukh Nehad Mirza),
      born 10th
      October 1961, married Sahibzadi Faiza Khusro, daughter of Sardar Shri
      Mohammad Khusro of Gwalior, and has issue, two sons.

      • Sahibzada Mirza Aizzuddin Ahmad Khan (Fahad Mirza), born
        3rd October
      • Sahibzada Mirza Hamza Ahmad Khan (Hamza Mirza), born 6th
        July 2002.
    • Nawabzada Mirza Riazuddin Ahmad Khan (Riaz Mirza), born
      13th January
      married Sahibzadi Hajra Khusro, daughter of Sardar Shri Sahib Mohammad
      Khusro of Gwalior, and has issue, one son.

      • Sahibzada Arshad Ahmad Khan (Arshad Mirza), born 12th
        July 1997.
    • Nawabzadi Sadia Bano Begum, born 10th February 1967,
      married Sahibzada
      Asif Moyeen of Jalpaiguri, and has issue, three children.

      • Sahibzada Zayed Moyeen, born 24th May 1986.


      • Sahibzada Omar Moyeen, born 12th May 1988.


      • Sahibzadi Zoya Moyeen, born 10th February 1995.



state was founded
in 1806. The Nawab maintains a military force of 94 men (as of 1892).
Rulers were…

    • Mirza Araf or Alaf Jan Beg of a family of Bokhara, married
      the daughter of Mirza Mahomed Beg, Governor of Attock, and had

      • Mirza Mahommed Ali Khan
      • Nawab Mirza Ahmed Bakhsh Khan Fakharuddaula Rustam-i-Jang
      • Mirza Ilahi Bakhsh Khan, married and had issue.
        • Umrao Begum, married Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib, born
          1797, died sp

          • Mirza Zainal Abidin Arif, adopted son and
            married and had issue.


            • Mirza Baqar Ali Khan Kamil, married
              Moazzam Zamani Begum
              Begum], daughter of Nawab Ziauddin Ahmed Khan of Loharu, and had issue.


              • Sahibzadi Fatima Sultan Begum, married
                Bashiruddin Ahmed Khan
                of Loharu (see below), and had issue.




    • Mirza Ali Bakhsh Khan
    1. Nawab Mirza AHMED BAKHSH
      KHAN Fakharuddaula Rustam-i-Jang
      , 1st Nawab of Loharu
      1806/1827, he was employed by the Raja of Alwar in the negotiations
      with Lord Lake in 1806, and in recognition of his services he received
      Loharu from the Raja, and the feudal possession of Firuzpur from the
      British Government, married and had issue. He died 1827.

      • Nawab Shamsuddin Khan (qv)
      • Nawab Aminuddin Khan (qv)
      • Nawabzada Ibrahim Ali Khan
      • Nawab Ziauddin Ahmad Khan, he quarrelled with his brother
        and was ordered to leave the state, receiving an allowance of 18,000Rs
        per annum for his maintenance; the title of Nawab was conferred upon
        him in 1866 as a personal
        distinction in recognition of his literary attainments, being well
        read in Arabic and Persian, and was regarded as one of the leading men
        in Delhi; married and had issue. He died 1885.

        • Nawabzada Mirza Shahabuddin Khan, served as a City
          Magistrate; married and had issue. He died 1869.

          • Sahibzada Mirza Shujauddin Ahmad Khan, born 1860.
          • Sahibzada Mirza Bahauddin Ahmad Khan, born 1862, has
            served as an official in the Department for the Suppression of Thagi
            and Dacoity.
          • Sahibzada Mirza Sarajuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1864.
          • Sahibzada Mirza Mumtazuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1866,
            Inspector of Police in the Punjab.
        • Nawabzada Mirza Saiduddin Ahmad Khan, born 1853,
          Viceregal Darbari; Honorary Magistrate of Dehli, also served as an
          Extra Assistant Commissioner in the Punjab 1879/1887.


      2nd Nawab of Loharu 1827/1835, executed by the
      authorities in Delhi
      3rd October 1835 due to his particiption in a conspiracy to assasinate
      the Resident, and in consequence Loharu and Firuzpur were confiscated,
      and the title of Nawab was denied.


    1. Nawab AMINUDDIN KHAN,
      3rd Nawab of Loharu 1835/1869, Loharu was restored to the family, and
      the title of Nawab was granted in 1866 as a personal distinction,
      married and had issue. He
      died 1869.

      • Nawab Alauddin Ahmed Khan (qv)
      • Nawabzada Najamuddin Ahmad Khan, died 1884.


      4th Nawab of Loharu 1869/1884, born 1833, the title of Nawab was
      conferred on the Chief in 1874 in recognition of his good services, he
      was created a Companion of the Most Eminent Order of the Indian Empire
      (C.I.E.) on 2nd January 1893. married
      and had issue. He died 1884.

      • HH Al-Haj Nawab Mirza Sir Amiruddin Ahmed Khan Bahadur
      • Nawabzada Nasiruddin Ahmad Khan, born 1861.
      • Nawabzada Azizuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1862, married and
        had issue.

        • Sahibzada Hisamuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1882.
        • Sahibzada Shamsamuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1885.
        • Sahibzada Muzaffaruddin Ahmad Khan, born 1886.
        • Sahibzada Shamsuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1888.
      • Nawabzada Bashiruddin Ahmed Khan, born 1863, married
        Fatima Sultan Begum
        (see above), and had issue.

        • Sahibzada Muazuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1884.
        • Sahibzada Nasiruddin Ahmad Khan, born 1885.
        • Sahibzadi Aliya Sultan Begum, born 1888, married
          Nawabzada Abdus Samad
          Khan of Najibabad, and had issue. She died February 1967.
        • Sahibzadi Fakhar Begum, married
      • Nawabzada Zamiruddin Ahmad Khan, died 1885.


    1. HH
      Al-Haj Nawab Mirza Sir AMIRUDDIN AHMED KHAN Bahadur
      , 5th Nawab
      of Loharu 1884/1920
      born January 1860, he succeeded to the gadi on 31st October 1884, granted
      a personal
      salute of 9
      guns on 1st January 1903, Member of Council of State, India, K.C.I.E.
      C.I.E. [cr.1893], married (a), Akhtaree Begum, married (b), Jamila
      Begum, married (c), Jamila Khatoon, and had issue. He died 1937.

      • Sahibzada Muizuddin Ahmed Khan [Akbar Mirza], born 1885,
        died young.
      • Capt. HH Nawab Mirza Aizzuddin Ahmed Khan Fakharuddaula
        (2nd son) (qv)
      • Sahibzada Aizazuddin Ahmed Khan, born 1887, married
        1stly, Bilqees Begum, daughter of Mirza Akbar Ali Khan, married 2ndly,
        Suboree Begum, and had issue. He died 1957.

        • Sahibzada Itimaduddin Ahmed Khan
        • Sahibzada Masllahuddin Ahmed Khan
        • Sahibzada Shamsher Ali Khan
        • Sahibzada Fakhruddin Ahmed Khan
        • Sahibzada Amiruddin Ahmed Khan, married and has issue.
          • Sahibzadi Nafees Begum
        • Sahibzada Sa’aduddin Ahmed Khan, married Sahibzadi
          Anwari Begum from Rampur, and had issue.

          • Sahibzadi Shamima Begum, died in Delhi at the age of
            11 months.
          • Sahibzadi Rana Masud Khan, born 13th December 1953,
            married Sahibzada Masud uz Zafar Khan of Najibabad, and has issue.

            • Sahibzada Tariq Masud Khan
            • Sahibzadi Mahwash Jehanzeb

            • Sahibzada Faisal Masud Khan
          • Sahibzada Mirza Noor ud Din Ahmed Khan, born 7th July
            1961, married and has issue.

            • Sahibzada Ruknuddin Ahmed Khan
            • Sahibzadi Alezah Ahmed Khan
            • Sahibzadi Marium Ahmed Khan
        • Sahibzadi Roshnak Begum
        • Sahibzadi Asifa Begum
        • Sahibzadi Nawshaba Begum
      • Sahibzada Rukanuddin Ahmad Khan, born 1888.
      • Sahibzada Iftikhar Ali Khan
      • Sahibzada Sher Ali Khan
      • Sahibzada Mirza Aitizaduddin Ahmed Khan Barlasi, born
        1899 at Maler
        educated at Aitchison Chiefs’ College, Lahore and Mayo College, Ajmer;
        joined the Indian (Imperial) Police Service in 1920; Nazim of Loharu
        Superintendent of Police, Punjab;  awarded the Indian Police Medal
        for distinguished conduct; married and had issue.

        • Sahibzada Asaduddin Ahmed Khan
        • Sahibzada Aitizaduddin Ahmed Khan
        • Sahibzada Izzatuddin Ahmed Khan
        • Sahibzadi Saraskina Banu, (Begum of Loharu).
        • Sahibzadi Nurjehan Banu
      • Sahibzadi Fakhrunnisa Begum, married 1stly, Sheikh Husain
        Mian of Mangrol, married 2ndly, Ibrahim Khan.
      • Sahibzadi Bilqis Begum, married Nawab Ahmed Nawaz Khan of
        Derah, and had issue, two sons.

        • Nawabzada Allah Nawaz Khan
        • Nawabzada Qayum Nawaz Khan
      • Sahibzadi Shaher Bano (by Akhtaree Begum), married Nawab
        Ibrahim Ali Khan of Pataudi.
      • Sahibzadi Meher Bano (by Akhtaree Begum), married Nawab
        Ghulam Qutbuddin Khan of Mamdot, died sp
      • Sahibzadi Chamo Begum
      • Sahibzadi Ruqqaiya Sultan, married Col. Zalnur Ali
        Ahmed, and had issue.

        • Shri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, born 13th
          1905 in Hauz Qazi
          area of Old Delhi; Barrister-at-law;
          of the Assam Legislative Assembly 1935 and 1957/1966; Ministerin the
          of Assam 1938/1939 and 1957/1966; Member of the Rajya Sabha 1954/1957
          1966/1967; President of India 1974/1977; married 9th November 1945,
          Abida Saheba, born 1924, and had issue, 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died
          11th February 1977.

          • Semina Shahin Khan, married
            Dr. Aftab Ahmed
            Khan, and has issue, one son and one daughter.

            • Samir Ahmed Khan

            • Dr. Sumra Shahin Khan

          • Dr. Pervez Ali Ahmed, married Dr. Anjum Agha.
          • Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed, married
            Nawabzadi Syeda Saba
            Ali Khan (Syeda Kaneez-e-Sheharbano), daughter of HH Nawab Syed
            Zulfiquar Ali Khan Sahib of Rampur, and
            his wife, HH Nawab Mehtab Zamani Roshanara Noor Bano Begum Sahiba.
      • Sahibzadi Tahera Begum (by Jamila Begum)
      • Sahibzadi Nadera Begum (by Jamila Begum)
      • Sahibzada Afzaluddin Ahmed Khan (by Jamila Khatoon)


    1. Maj. HH Nawab Mirza
      AIZZUDDIN AHMAD Khan Bahadur Fakhr
      [Azam Mirza], 6th Nawab of Loharu 1920/1926, born 1885,
      1stly, HH  Nawab Begum Zakia Sultana [Fakhar Begum], born 1880,
      died 1916, married
      2ndly, Khatija Sultan, and had issue. He died 1926.

      • Capt. HH Nawab Mirza Aminuddin Ahmad Khan Bahadur
        Fakharuddaula alias Shaharyar Mirza
      • Sahibzada Hafiz Haji Mirza Moinuddin Ahmad alias
        born 26th February 1912 in Delhi, educated at Aitchison Chiefs’
        Lahore and St. Stephen’s College, Delhi (BA); awarded the King’s
        Medal 1937, married and had issue.

        • Sahibzada Suheiluddin Ahmed [Tughral
          Mirza], born 1938.
      • Sahibzada Mirza Salah ud-din Ahmed [Shahzaman
        Mirza], married twice, and had issue, 8 children.

        • Sahibzada Mirza Saba Uddin Ahmed
        • Sahibzada Mirza Muazam Uddin Ahmed, married
          Sultana, and has issue, two children.

          • Sahibzadi Naureen Muazam, married Muzaffar Ali, son
            Uzma Qutab (grand-daughter of Sail Sahib), and has issue, one daughter.

            • Rabia Muzaffar


          • Sahibzada Mirza Rameez Uddin Ahmed
        • Sahibzada Jalal Ud-din Ahmed [Akbar Mirza],
          married and has issue.

          • Sahibzada Saad Ahmed
        • Sahibzada
          Mirza Bilal Ud-Din Ahmed
        • Sahibzada
          Mirza Tehzeeb Uddin Ahmed, married Sahibzadi Iqbal Jahan, and has issue.

          • Sahibzada
            Mirza Zamir Ud-Din Ahmed, born 7th July 1975 in Lahore, Pakistan,
            married 26th December 2001 in Karachi, Pakistan, Sahibzadi Benish
            Zamir, and has issue.

            • Aanisha Zamir
            • Mirza Emmad Ud-Din Ahmed
        • Sahibzadi
          Unsia Bano Begum
        • Sahibzada
          Mirza Muftakhar Uddin Ahmed
        • Sahibzada
          Mirza Misbah Uddin Ahmed
      • Sahibzadi Arhumand Bano Begum
      • Sahibzadi Saeda Bano Begum
      • Sahibzada Sherzaman Mirza
      • Sahibzadi Haleema Bano (by Khatija Sultana)


    1. Capt.
      HH Nawab Mirza AMINUDDIN AHMAD Khan Bahadur Fakharuddaula
      , 7th
      Nawab of Loharu
      1926/1983, born
      23rd March 1911 in Delhi, educated at Aitchison Chiefs’ College,
      Member of the Chamber of Princes, and was M.L.A. and later Public Works
      Department Minister of Rajasthan from 1967 to 1976, Governor of
      Pradesh 1977/1981, married five wives, including 2ndly, Shahzadi Sultan
      Begum, married 5thly, HH Shaukat Jehan
      (cousin of the Nawab of Jaora), and had issue. He died June 1983.

      • Nawabzadi Mahbano Begum (by
        Shahzadi Sultan Begum), born
        24th July 1934 in Loharu, married in December 1956, H.E. Dr. Samiullah
        M. Koreshi, Ambassador of Pakistan, and has issue. (Islamabad,
      • HH Nawab Mirza Alauddin Ahmad Khan II [alias
        Parvez Mirza] (by
        Jehan Begum) (qv)
      • Nawabzadi
        Noor Banu [Mehtab Zamani] (by Shaukat Jehan Begum), born 11th November
        1939 in Loharu, educated at M.G.D. Girls Public School, Jaipur
        member of the 11th Lok Sabha 1996, Member of the Consultative
        Ministry of Home Affairs. Patron of the Naine Dev Foundation (Music)
        Rampur Gharana (Music). Interested in doing research on historical,
        Persian and Arabic books and documents. Leisure interests include
        music, painting and gardening, tennis and swimming. Member of the
        Wakf Council, Ministry of Welfare, 1993; the National Integration
        Uttar Pradesh, 1993; the Maulana Azad Foundation, 1995-96; the Court of
        the Aligarh Muslim University 1996; the Informal Consultation Committee
        for Railway Zone (U.P) 1996-97; the Nainital Telephone Advisory
        1996-97; and the Rampur Raza Library Board 1997. Chairperson of the
        Social Welfare Advisory Board 1993 and the U.P. Mahila Samaj Kalyan
        1994-95; Convenor, U.P. Members of Parliamentary Group of India
        1996, married 2nd June 1956, Nawabzada Syed Zulfiqar Ali Khan of Rampur.
      • Nawabzada
        Mirza Aimaduddin Ahmad Khan Bahadur (alias Durru Mian) (by
        Jehan Begum), born 29th June 1944 at Loharu, Haryana, educated at
        St. Xavier School, Jaipur; Mayo College, Ajmer and Hindu College, Delhi
        University. President, Indo-Kuwait Devania (Rajasthan Chapter);
        Vice President,
        Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee; Chairman of the Minority Board,
        (with the rank of Minister of State) 1989/90 and of the Minority
        Rajasthan, (with the rank of Minister of State), 1993; Former
        Secretary, Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Seva Dal; Founder Member,
        for Amity and National Solidarity, New Delhi; was Member of the
        committees, Central Waqf Council, Government of India, New Delhi,
        P&T Advisory Committee, Jaipur Telephone Advisory Committee,
        Azad Centenary Celebration Committee, Rajasthan and Legislative
        Rajasthan, 1993/98; Life Member of the India Islamic Centre, New Delhi,
        Indian Heritage Society, New Delhi, All India Muslim Educational
        Chennai, Hindostani Manch, Jaipur and Indo-German Society, Jaipur;
        of the Executive Committee, Ghalib Institute, New Delhi, All India
        Committee, Rajasthan Pradesh Election Committee and Committee on
        elected to the Rajya Sabha in July,1998. Clubs : Ashok Club, Jaipur.
        reading; married 10th October 1979, Begum Fauzia Ahmad Khan, and has
        issue, three
        including. (Loharu House, Civil
        Jaipur-302006, Rajasthan, India)

        • Sahibzadi Fareha Ahmad Khan, born 17th August
        • Sahibzadi Farheen Ahmad Khan, born 15th December


  1. HH Nawab Mirza ALAUDDIN
    [alias Parvez
    Mirza], 8th Nawab of Loharu (see


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