Scindia

Maratha dynasty that ruled Gwalior state

The Scindia dynasty is a Hindu Maratha dynasty of maratha origin that ruled the erstwhile State of Gwalior. It had the Patil-ship of Kumberkerrab in Wai. It was founded by Ranoji Scindia, who started as a personal servant of the Peshwa Bajirao I. Ranoji and his descendents along with their rivals the Holkars, played a leading role during the Maratha ascendency in North india during the 18th century. The Gwalior state was a princely state under the British Raj during the 19th and the 20th centuries. After India's independence in 1947, several members of the Scindia family went on to enter Indian politics.

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Jyotiraditya Scindia quit the Grand Old Party in 2020 which resulted in the fall of the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh.
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