The Kingdom of Batwal (Nepali: बुटवल राज्य) was a petty kingdom in the confederation of 24 states known as Chaubisi Rajya.[1] Batwal was part of Kingdom of Palpa, it became independent, however, it was later merged back in 1710 after the first King Binayak Sen's grandson had no children.[1] In 1804, Batwal was annexed by the Gorkhas.[2]

Kingdom of Batwal
Nepali: बुटवल
Historical eraChaubisi Rajyas
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Kingdom of Palpa
Kingdom of Nepal
Today part ofNepal

References edit

  1. ^ a b Kasajū, Vinaya Kumāra (1988). Palpa, as You Like it. Kumar Press. p. 10.
  2. ^ Hasrat, Bikrama Jit (1970). History of Nepal as Told by Its Own and Contemporary Chroniclers. local stockists: V.V. Research Institute Book Agency. p. 218.