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Sir Saiyid Ali Imam

(1869-1932), Barrister and Prime Minister of Hyderabad Decan

Sitter in 4 portraits
Born in the village of Neora near Patna, Sir Ali Imam was educated in England. When he returned to Patna in 1917, he took a position as a Judge at Patna High Court. He also served as chief minister of the princely state of Hyderabad, British India and was a law member in the Imperial legislative Council. British India gave him the title of 'Sir'. In 1908 Sir Ali Imam was elected as the President of Muslim League at Amritsar Annual Session, he also served as President for the Nationalist Muslims Conference at Lucknow (1931). He played a pivotal role in the formation of the Constitution of Bihar as a separate province.

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Sir Saiyid Ali Imam, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x120767

Sir Saiyid Ali Imam

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1921
NPG x120767

Anees Fatimah (née Karim), Lady Imam; Sir Saiyid Ali Imam, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x120772

Anees Fatimah (née Karim), Lady Imam; Sir Saiyid Ali Imam

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1921
NPG x120772

Sir Saiyid Ali Imam; Anees Fatimah (née Karim), Lady Imam, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x120773

Sir Saiyid Ali Imam; Anees Fatimah (née Karim), Lady Imam

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1921
NPG x120773

Anees Fatimah (née Karim), Lady Imam; Sir Saiyid Ali Imam, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x120774

Anees Fatimah (née Karim), Lady Imam; Sir Saiyid Ali Imam

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1921
NPG x120774

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