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    Posted December 11, 2013 by
    Bangalore, Karnataka, India, India

    End of Wadiyar dynastry, Sun Sets On Mysore Dynasty

    Wodeyar, last scion of former Mysore royal family Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wodeyar, 60 , dies in Bangalore,India on Tuesday . His Highness was declare dead at a private hospital at around 3:30pm due to an Cardiac Arrest. Wodeyar, who was staying in his palatial Bangalore Palace in the city centre with his two sisters and other family members, was brought to the hospital around 2 p.m. in an unconscious state.

    After a life full of ups and downs, Srikantadatta Wodeyar would best be remembered by history as a prince who saw the collapse of royalty, the rough and tumble of Indian politics, straddled multiple worlds of fashion, race cars and cricket, making every effort to keep himself and his family relevant in the ever-changing times—failing in a few of them, but by and large successful.

    He had owned The Mysore Palace, Bangalore Palace and the 485 acres of palace grounds in Bangalore.Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar had declared his assets to be worth $1,5220 Millions in 2004 .

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