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Raja

 

a princely title in India. It is the most common title for a chief in the Vedas and for a ruler in such ancient treatises as the dharmashastras and Arthashastra. During the period of Muslim rule, a raja was a landowning feudal lord of Hindu religion. In colonial India, “raja” was an honorary title, together with rao, rawat, rana, and talukdar, of certain large landowners.

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While speaking to Pakistan Today, Raja Jalal said that he would accept what the party's central leadership decides.
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Raja appeared in a video taken inside HMP Birmingham just days into his sentence where insults were aimed to another man.
Raja was surrounded by almost a dozen other inmates in the cell footage - many with their faces covered to hide their identity.
In his social media message, which was removed later, Raja said: "Who is Lenin?
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