Baghelkand, a district comprising the five native states of Rewah, Nagode, Maihar, Sohawal, and Kothi, under the political superintendence of the agent for Central India. Their total area is 11,324 square miles, and they all lie to the S. of Mirzapore and Allahabad. Rewah is the largest and most prosperous, being traversed, as is Nagode, by the East India Railway. The agent's residence is in the chief town, Rewah, 131 miles S.W. of Allahabad.