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« on: Sep 25, 2013 02:01 PM »


Kind of a sad story of what happened to the Mughals, but this is how most people in India live, should she get a living just because of her ancestors?


The slumdog princess: How the descendant of the Indian Moghul rulers who built the Taj Mahal now lives in desperate poverty

    Sultana Begum, 60, married the great-grandson of Bahadur Shah Zafar
    After ruling India for 300 years, he was overthrown by Britain in 1857
    Descendants of the last Mughal emperor survive on a pension of £60
    Their home is a two-room hut in a bleak shantytown in Kolkatta


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2424410/The-Mughal-emperor-ancestor-Sultana-Begum-forced-live-slum-washes-street-struggles-feed-children.html#ixzz2fuQL4aQ0

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