The Shah Marches Against Sind and the Derajat in Order to Collect Their Revenues
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[70] As several years worth of revenues from Sind had not reached diwan officials because of the turmoil mentioned earlier, His Highness the shah himself marched from Qandahar towards Sind, without having first appointed a governor there. Mustafa Khan, the son of Nasir Khan Baluch, came to the shah in Qandahar with one Mulla Fath Muhammad when he heard of the shah’s intentions. Mustafa Khan declared that he would place himself at the shah’s disposal with 6,000 salaried (muqarrarah) cavalrymen a…

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“The Shah Marches Against Sind and the Derajat in Order to Collect Their Revenues”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 26 July 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000074>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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