Administrative divisions of British India

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The Divisions of British India were administrative units of the Government of the British Raj or Indian Empire.[1]

Colonial India
British Indian Empire
Imperial entities of India
Dutch India1605–1825
Danish India1620–1869
French India1668–1954

Portuguese India
Casa da Índia1434–1833
Portuguese East India Company1628–1633

British India
East India Company1612–1757
Company rule in India1757–1858
British Raj1858–1947
British rule in Burma1824–1948
Princely states1721–1949
Partition of India

Divisions in BengalEdit

The seven Bengal Regulation Districts were named as 'divisions' in 1851:

Divisions of Eastern Bengal and AssamEdit

The divisions of Eastern Bengal and Assam Province 1905—1912:

Divisions in BarodaEdit

Divisions in BombayEdit

Divisions in BurmaEdit

Divisions in Central IndiaEdit

Divisions of HyderabadEdit

Divisions in RajputanaEdit

Divisions in AgraEdit

Divisions in OudhEdit

Divisions in PunjabEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Imperial Gazetteer of India. Published under the authority of His Majesty's Secretary of State for India in Council. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1907-1909

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