Hardoi Thikana

The Thikana of Hardoi in the olden times had hundreds of villages but were lost in the fight with Chatersal Bundela’s Thereinafter Shrimant Peshwa  gave Raja Gokul Singh Ju 27 villages free from taxes (nankara) , later on the subedar of Jalaun Govend Rao Pandit put taxes on these villages and due to non payment of dues took away all the villages except two villages. What was left was bought to ruins due to the British Government policies and most of the area of old kingdom was lost by the family. In 1914-18 AD during the world war the British Government recognized his services that Chote Lal Sahib gave in recruitment of solders  and is mentioned in the Gazetteer.