Karansinhji II Vajirajji of Lakhtar
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Thakur Sahib Karansinhji II Vajirajji CSI (10 January 1846 – 8 August 1924) was the 12th ruler of the non-salute princely state of Lakhtar.
|Thakur Shri Karansinhji Vajirajji CSI|
|Thakur of Lakhtar|
|Reign||15 June 1846 – 8 August 1924|
|Born||10 January 1846|
|Died||8 August 1924(aged 78)|
Karansinhji became ruler of Lakhtar on 15 June 1846, aged five months. He attended the 1911 Delhi Durbar, and in the 1911 Delhi Durbar Honours was appointed a Companion of the Order of the Star of India (CSI). He died on 8 August 1924 after a long reign of 78 years, 1 month and 24 days. His reign was one of the longest reigns in Indian history and the fifth longest of any verifiable ruler.
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- ^ The ruling princes, chiefs and leading personages in the Western India States Agency. Rajkot: Western India States Agency Press. 1928. p. 261.