Tag Archives: Chamba

Genetic improvement of gaddi sheep for economic upliftment of Gaddi population in Chamba and Mandi district

By | March 30, 2020

Himachal Pradesh government has launched a livestock development project namely Genetic Improvement of Gaddi Sheep to be completed with an outlay of Rs. 595 crore. The livestock development project is a five years long centrally sponsored project for genetically improvement of identified indigenous sheep and goats (GISG) for Gaddi breed and nondescript sheep in Chamba and Mandi districts to… Read More »

Mughals and Chamba State

By | November 20, 2016

Akbar sent his very able finance minister Todar Mal to build imperial demesne in Kangra and adjoining areas of Chamba. In this process, Chamba lost Rihlu, Chari, and Gharoh areas.  Raja Pratap Singh Verman was the contemporary of Mughal Emperor Akbar. He was loyal to the Mughals. When Raja Surajmal of Nurpur took refugee in… Read More »

Brief History of District Chamba – Himachal Pradesh General Studies

By | November 6, 2016

Before you dive into the world of reading History of District Chamba, we recommend you to understand or get an idea about the brief geography of District Chamba. We have published an article for you on this particular topic.  Read here: Brief Geography of  District Chamba Chamba is the land of Gods also known as ‘Shiva… Read More »