Biography Of Chattrapati Shahu Maharajah
Name : Chattrapati Shahu Maharajah
Nick Name : Yeshwantrao
Father : Jaisinghrao
Mother : Radhabai
Wife : LakshmiBai
Date of Birth : 26 June 1874
Death : 6 May 1922
Chattrapati Shahu Maharajah - Social Activity
1. 8 May 1888 : Miraj to Kolhapur railway line work started.
2. 20 April 1891 : Lord Harris Started the Miraj to Kolhapur railway line.
3. 28 March 1895 : Opening of Ferguson College Building.
4. 1897 : Started Ashram for Maharogi at Uchgaon & named on queen Victoria.
5. 1901 - 1911 : Open hostels for backward students.
6. 6 July 1902 : Started 50% reservation for backward people.
7. 1906 : Started cooperative mills.
8. 11 Jan 1911 : Kolhapur Satyashodhak Samaj Establish.
9. 1912 : Primary education free of cost.
10. 1917 : Punar Vivah Kayada.
11. 1918 : Started Talathi & establishment of Inter Cast Marriage rule.
In last Chattrapati Shahu Maharajah is only one King [Maharajah] of India who promoted modern ethics need for development. Give the chance to backward people come in front. Allow people for intercaste marriage & Widow marriage. There work in social development is awesome, for that Maharajah receives Knight Grand Commander (G.C.S.I.) & Queen Victoria allows to use Maharajah honor. Cambridge University honored Maharajah with L.L.D. [Doctorate of Law].