Dewas

Dewas

Dewas is a city on the Malwa plateau in the west-central part of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is located about 143 km (89 mi) southwest from Bhopal, and 35 km (22 mi) from Indore,[1] and is the administrative center of the Dewas District. The city was formerly the seat of two 15-gun-salute princely states during the British Raj, Dewas Junior state and Dewas Senior state, ruled by the royal Maratha 'Puar' (or 'Pawar').[2] Today, Dewas is an industrial town and houses a government bank note press which is the largest of its kind in Asia.[3]

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