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Talukdar

In Nepal, a term for a tax collector.
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Many Muslims also shared economic interests with their Hindu counterparts, particularly the cultivators of the Punjab and the large landowners of the United Provinces known as the taluqdars.
No cameo-sized mugshots for them, as Abbas Ali had done for his album of Rajas and Taluqdars of Awadh.
This was done by the abolition of the old "feudal" regime of zamindars and taluqdars and by the introduction of new tax settlements.