The Karnal District Gazetteers Of Year 1904

Consists of information about geographical, topographical features such as river systems, Geology, Fauna and Flora such as wild animals and plant species; demographic patterns such as births and deaths, socio-religious variations such as distinctions of caste, religion and language, major occupations in agriculture, industry and commerce; governmental administrative systems. Karnal was annexed by the British in 1805. Karnal became a substantial British cantonment, the fort which had been built by Raja Gajpat singh of Jind, was taken over by the British and converted into a residence for Dost Mohd. Khan Amir of Kabul. The fort was used as quarters for the native cavalry. In 1862, it was made over to the Education Department, when the district school was moved into it from the city.