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Certification of Caste for Vaishno Das Bagai

Certificate issued in 1920 by Karam Chand, magistrate of the Peshawar District, certifying that Vaishno Das Bagai is "Arora Khatri - A High Caste Hindoo from the Aryan Origin." The front of the certificate certifies that Karam Chand is a magistrate of the Peshawar District, and is issued by the Consul of the United States of America at Karachi, India.

Date: December 15, 1920
Subject(s): Vaishno Das Bagai
Type: Correspondence
Language: English
Location: Peshawar, Pakistan

Collection: Vaishno Das and Kala Bagai Family Materials
Donor: Rani Bagai
Item History: 2013-07-01 (created); 2016-09-18 (modified)

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