Dhokal Singh Basnyat

Dhokal Singh Basnyat (or "Dhaukal") served as the governor of the Kumaon and Garhwal divisions of Uttarakhand state in India. He is the youngest son of Senapati[1] Shivaram Singh Basnyat and was the first owner of Narayanhiti Palace.[2]

Dhokal Singh Basnyat
Personal details
MotherShuraprabha Thapa
FatherShivaram Singh Basnyat
Military service
Battles/warsUnification of Nepal


  1. ^ A hereditary title of nobility
  2. ^ "History of Basnet" Khaptadi Basnet Dynasty Development & Ancestry Committee. Retrieved March 15, 2017