Rajkot has been under various rulers since it was established. Rajkot has a long history and had a noteworthy part in the Indian autonomy development. Rajkot was home for some identities like Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. Rajkot is in a move time of becoming social, modern and efficient exercises. Rajkot is the 26th biggest city of India and the 22nd quickest developing urban region of the world.
Rajkot was the capital of the then Saurashtra state from 15 April 1948 to 31 October 1956 preceding converging in bilingual Bombay State on 1 November 1956. Rajkot was converged into Gujarat State from bilingual Bombay state on 1 May 1960. Thakur Saheb Pradyumansinhji kicked the bucket in 1973. His child, Manoharsinhji Pradyumansinhji, who has cut out a political profession at the common level, succeeded him. He filled in as a Member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly for quite a while and as the state Minister for Health and Finance. Monoharsinhji’s child, Mandattasinh Jadeja has set out on a business profession.