munshi

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munshi

(ˈmuːnʃiː)
n
(Historical Terms) an Indian language teacher or secretary, often employed by Europeans during colonial times
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According to sources, patwaris who work for the department do not even show up to work, outsourcing their duties to munshis (assistants) who demand bribes from people.
'If people refuse to bribe the munshis, they have to wait for weeks to get their work done.
None of the patwaris were present in the patwar khanas and munshis were doing all the work instead.
Raja added that the only job the patwaris perform is signing the documents that their munshis prepare.
But the association's executive committee has branded the de Munshis and their supporters "troublemakers".
The de Munshis claimed that about PS6,500 of the Winson Green charity's annual PS30,000 turnover was not properly accounted for in 2010/2011 prompting them to request a second auditors' report.
Members of the Bengali Association Midlands, Dr Manab de Munshi and his wife Dr Gouri de Munshi, are locked in a battle with the organisation's executive committee over the alleged irregularities at the charity.
It may be added here that 4drivers and mines munshis were abducted on Nov 27 and their truck was set ablaze.
While the Indian media goes in a tizzy whenever the BCCI goes to polls, the Das Munshis and K.P.S.
Even with this in mind, one feels tempted to stick out one's neck and say that in this year of change,' the All India Football Federation (AIFF) deserved a new President after Priya Ranjan Das Munshi Eoe1/4" who is still recovering after a crippling heart attack in the Indian capital.
With Das Munshi indisposed, no nominations were filed for the president's post as a mark of - respect' towards him and the ailing minister was elected unopposed (Praful Patel, another powerful minister in the federal government and one of the senior vice-presidents of AIFF would continue to be the acting chief till the former recovers), while there were only a few cosmetic jugglery in other important positions.
As per All Headline News, USA, Sandeep Munshi, 49, was a tabla drum teacher at the temple.