Vamsa Vriksha _Yelandur Jagir _ The Purniahs

  • Sir Purnaiya Narasinga Rao Krishnamurthy was the only other Purnaiya to become the Dewan of Mysore.
  • He was the 5th Jagirdar of Yellandur.
  • He was born in 1849 and died in 1911
  • Sir P.N. Krishnamurthy had a son and a daughter. Since his son died as a teenager, his brother's (P.N. Purniahs's )eldest son ( Narasinga Rao Purnaiya ) became the 6th Jagirdar of Yellandur.
  • He was the one who built Purna Prasad; this imposing structure was used by Lord Curzon, Viceroy of India , as his residence when he visited Bangalore in 1900.


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