This is an audio about the history of the princely state of Jodhpur. It gives a brief detail on the partition of India. It also talks in detail about Maharaja Hanwant Singh, the ruler of Jodhpur. It gives the detail of how Jinnah wanted to persuade the Maharaja of Jodhpur to join the Dominion of Pakistan. It talks about the offer presented to Hanwant Singh by both India and Pakistan, along with the discussion between Hanwant Singh, V.P. Menon, and Lord Mountbatten to accede his princely state with India. Jodhpur finally acceded to the Dominion of India.
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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel