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Padrauna is a city, municipal board and district headquarter of Kushinagar district in the India state of Uttar Pradesh. It has an average elevation of 79 metre (259 feet).Padrauna is a good place to live in. As of 2001 India census, Padrauna had a population of 44,357. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Padrauna has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 54%.
STATE: Uttar Pradesh DYNASTY: Suryavanshi Rajput
RELIGION: Hindu
PRESENT RULER: Raja Bahadur ADITYA PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI, Raja Sahib of Padrauna since 28th January 2003.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Ancestor of the family was Maharaja Jai Chand of Kannauj. Founding of State came into effect with the Royal Firman of the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb in 1686. The family played host to three official visits by the Viceroy of India (1930�1946), other ruling Rajas of eastern UP were in attendance on invitation. First Double Unit Sugar Mill set up by Rai Bahadur Jagdish Pratap Narain Singh, also the Padrauna Raj Krishna Sugar Works in 1921, followed by a Sugar Unit at Khadda and Katkuiyan respectively. Padrauna Town was amongst the first few regions to have been electrified from the power generation of the sugar unit set up by the Royal Family. Employment was generated by the factories, and farmers benefited by growing cane as a cash crop in the region. The State undertook welfare schemes in Primary Health care and Education. The first Closed Motorized Ambulance was stationed at Padrauna Raj. A Secondary School was established by the State in Memory of Raja Udit Narain Singh by Raja Bahadur Brij Narain Singh and Rai Bahadur Jagdish Narain Singh. A Degree College was subsequently established in keeping with the traditions of the family's social responsibilities. Rulers were....
  • HARI GOVIND Rai, married and had issue.
    • Ginu Narain Rai
    • Ram Narain Rai, married and had issue.
      • Bisheshar Narain Rai
      • Bhawani Narain Rai, married and had issue.
        • Harkumar Narain Rai, married and had issue.
          • Nand Kumar Narain Rai
        • Ishwari Pratap Narain Rai, born 1802, married and had issue.
          • Madan Mohan Rai, related to the Rajas of Majhauli and Tamkuhi.
          • Raj Ballabh Rai
          • Madan Gopal Rai, born 1829, had adopted issue. He died 1890.
        • Jai Prakash Narain Rai
    • Meherban Narain Rai, married and had issue.
      • Bahadur Rai, married and had issue.
        • Raghuraj Rai, married and had issue.
          • Raja UDIT NARAIN SINGHJI (qv)
      • Basti Rai, married and had issue.
  • Raja UDIT NARAIN SINGHJI, he was granted the title of Raja as a personal distinction on 22nd June 1897, married and had issue. He died 1900.
    • Raja Bahadur BRIJ PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI, ancestor of the Senior Line [Bade Durbar] (qv)
    • Rai Bahadur Jagdish Pratap Narain Singh, ancestor of Junior Line [Chote Darbar] (see below)
  • Raja Bahadur BRIJ PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI 1900/1948, born 26th April 1875, succeeded as Raja of Padrauna on 18th February 1900, he was granted the title of Raja as a personal distinction in 1906, Raja Bahadur [cr.1919] (personal) and the title of Raja was made hereditary in June 1921, married and had issue. He died 1948.
    • Raja KRISHNA PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI (qv)
    • Kunwar Kishan Pratap Narain Singhji
    • Kunwar Ravi Pratap Narain Singhji, married the daughter of Shri Anand Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana of Nepal.
  • Raja KRISHNA PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI, married and had issue.
    • Raja Bahadur ANIRUDHA PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI (qv)
    • Kunwar Basdeo Pratap Narain Singhji, married and has issue, 2 sons and 2 daughters.
      • Kunwar Aditya Pratap Narain Singh (later Raja Bahadur ADITYA PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI, qv)
      • Kunwar Mahendra Pratap Narain Singh
    • Kunwar Balbhadra Pratap Narain Singhji, married and has issue.
      • Kunwar Anil Pratap Narain Singh
      • Kumari Nita Singh
      • Kumari Ajita Singh
      • Kumari Rajita Singh
  • Raja Bahadur ANIRUDHA PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI, married Rani Nagendra Kumari, second daughter of Raja BIR CHANDRA JADUMANI DEO JANAMUNI of Rairakhol , and had issue.
    • Raja Bahadur BHANU PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI (qv)
    • Kumari Sharat Singh
    • Kumari Anapurna Singh
  • Raja Bahadur BHANU PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI -/2003, died sp 28th January 2003.
  • Raja Bahadur ADITYA PRATAP NARAIN SINGHJI

Parliamentary Constituency: Padrauna
Polling Date : Apr 16, 23, 30 / May 7, 13 Results : 16th May 2009
  • Baleshwar Yadav (NLP) won from Padrauna, Uttar Pradesh

No. of Electors

1501706

Polling Stations

1326

No. of Contestants

8

Polling %age

52.61

Candidates

Valid Votes in PC

Sl no.

Name

Party

Number

Percentage

7

BALESHWAR YADAV NLP

206850

26.18

2

KUNWAR RATANJEET PRATAP NARAYAN SINGH INC

198428

25.12

1

N P KUSHWAHA BSP

168869

21.37

4

RAM NAGINA MISHRA BJP

115975

14.68

3

RAM AAWAD YADAV SP

66652

8.44

8

RAM LAKHAN IND

16631

2.11

6

DR PRABHAKAR MISHRA SHS

8902

1.13

5

AMIRUDDIN AD

7743

0.98

Total Valid Votes

790050

100

Lead Margin

8422