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Ala Singh

Also Known As: "Baba Ala Singh"
Birthplace: Phul, Punjab, India
Death: Died in Patiala, Punjab, India
Immediate Family:

Son of Ch. Ram Singh and Sabi
Husband of Fateh Kaur
Father of Bhumla Singh; Sardul Singh; Lal Singh and Pardhan Kaur
Brother of Duna Singh; Subha Singh; Bakhta Mal; Budha Singh and Ladha Singh

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About Ala Singh

Claiming descent from Jaisal, founder of the State of Jaisalmer in 1156, the founder of this Sikh dynasty, Phul, was Chaudhri (Governor) of a country located at the south east of Dihli. Phul’s descendants founded 3 States: Patiala, Jind and Nabha. In 1763, the Emir of Afghanistan awarded the Chaudhri the dignity of Raja. Baba Ala Singh was the first ruler..

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Ala Singh's Timeline

Phul, Punjab, India
Age 72
Patiala, Patiala, Punjab, India

In 1763, Baba Ala Singh laid the foundation stone of the Patiala fort known as Qila Mubarak (fort of triumph) around which the city of Patiala has developed. The Fort was completed by his grandson Amar Singh.

August 7, 1765
Age 74
Patiala, Punjab, India