Jabalpur जबलपुर A district place and city in Madhya Pradesh state of Indian Republic. Jabalpur, formerly known as Jubbulpore, is one of the major cities of Madhya Pradesh state in India. It is the third largest urban agglomeration in Madhya Pradesh and the 38th largest urban agglomeration in India as per the 2011 census statistics. Area: 315 km². Population: 932,484 (2001) UNdata
Rani Durgavati Vishwa Vidyalaya, Jabalpur (Jabalpur University) Rani Durgavati a queen and personality with varied facets was a valiant, beautiful, great leader. Her self-respect forced her to fight till death rather than surrender herself to her enemy. She, like her ancestral dynasty, built so many lakes in her state and did a lot for the welfare of her people. She respected the scholars and extended her patronage to them.
In the year 1983, the Government of Madhya Pradesh renamed the University of Jabalpur as Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya in her memory. Government of India paid its tribute to the valiant Rani by issuing a postal-stamp commemorating her martyrdom, on 24th June 1988.