Orissa States Agency


1st January 1948


119 Square Kilometers km²

Privy Purse

INR 11,200

Hindi Name


Last Updated

7th Dec, 2015

Present Head

Raja Bir Pratap Singh Deo present head of Tigiria since 1st December 2015, born , unmarried.
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Founded before 1600. Rulers were...
  • Raja SANKARASWAR Mandhata, Raja of Tigiria 1682/1742
  • Raja GOPINATH CHAMUPATI SINGH, Raja of Tigiria 1743/-
  • Raja JADUMANI RAI SINGH, Raja of Tigiria -/1793
  • Raja JAGANNATH CHAMPUTI SINGH, Raja of Tigiria 1797/1844
  • Raja HARIHAR BIRABARA KSHATRIYA CHAMUPATI SINGH Mahapatra, Raja of Tigiria 1844/1886, born , married and had issue. He died .
    • Raja Banamali Birabara Kshatriya Singh Mahapatra (qv)
  • Raja BANAMALI BIRABARA KSHATRIYA SINGH Mahapatra, Raja of Tigiria 1886/1933, born , succeeded 8th April 1886.
  • Raja SUDHARSHAN BIRABARA KSHATRIYA CHAMUPATI SINGH Mahapatra, Raja of Tigiria 1933/1943, married Rani Bilaswati Devi, a Princess of Sonepur, died , and had issue, two sons and a daughter. He died at Manjusha.
    • Rajkumar Ram Chandra Singh Deo, adopted into Manjusha and succeded there as Raja Jaganath Rajmani Raj Deo of Manjusha.
    • Raja Brajraj Birabara Kshatriya Champuti Singh Mahapatra (qv)
    • Rajkumari Kamal Kumari Devi [Rani Kamal Kumari Devi of Tekkali], married Raja Jagannath Deo Varman of Tekkali-Junior, and had issue, one daughter. She died .
      • Rani Vedashree Devi, married the Raja Saheb of Tarla.
  • Raja BRAJRAJ KSHATRIYA BIRBAR CHAMUPATI SINGH Mahapatra, Raja Saheb of Tigiria 1943-2015, born , died , he was a Life Member of the Governing Council of Rajkumar College in Raipur, he was a keen shikari and has written a number of short stories about his hunting exploits and experiences; married Rani Rasmanjari Devi, born , daughter of Shri Jashwant Singh Deo of Sonepur, she is a former member of the Orissa Legislative Assembly; and has issue, three sons and three daughters.
    • Yuvaraj Bir Pratap Singh Deo, born , unmarried.
    • Rajkumari Savita Devi, born , married Kumar Sitesh Sinha of Kolkata, no issue.
    • Rajkumari Kavita Devi, born , married Kumar Ranendra Pratap Singh Deo, son of Rajkumar Shesh Pratap Singh Deo of Dhenkanal, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
      • Kumar Jeetendra Pratap Singh Deo, born , married Kumari Nabonita Devi, daughter of Thakur Gajendra Singh of Dhamotar, and his wife, Thakurain Devendra Kumari, and has issue, one daughter.
        • Kumari Mridvika aged 7 years.
      • Kumari Aparna Devi, born , married in Pachlana, Kumar Vrish Kirti Rathore, and has issue, one daughter.
        • Kumari Shamadmika
    • Rajkumari Mamata Jee, born , married Anup Kumar Jee of Cuttack, and has issue, two daughters.
      • Amrita Jee
      • Anita Jee
    • Pattayet Bikram Pratap Singh Deo, born , Committee Member of Rajkumar College, Raipur; married Pattayet Rani Rita Singh Deo of Riding, a Zamindari of Kharswan, and has issue, one son.
      • Kumar Parameswar Pratap Singh Deo, studying in Rajkumar College, Raipur.
    • Rajkumar Bijoy Pratap Singh Deo, born , works for Indian Airlines; married Kumari Parminder Singh Deo, and has issue, two daughters. (Hyderabad, India)
      • Kumari Sneha Singh Deo
      • Kumari Shruti Singh Deo
  • Raja Bir Pratap Singh Deo (see above)
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