The Nawabs of Masulipatam
ruled under the Nizam
India. The most famous of them was Nawab Haji Hassan Khan
Their title later became Nawab of Banganapalle as they shifted from Masulipatam to Banganapalle. They belong to the Najm-i-Sani Dynasty.
The family of the Nawabs of Cambay
and of Masulipatam, descend from Amir Yawar Ahmad Khan Najm-i-Sani, sometime vicegerent under Shah Ismail Safawi
. They migrated to India
during the reign of Emperor Akbar
, and had marital alliance with the Indian Mughal aristocracy and rose to top military positions.
List of nawabs
The Najm-i-Sani dynasty