The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Mittra, Mahendra Chendra
Mittra, Mahendra Chendra, M.A., B.L., Rai Bahadur, Government, Pleader, Hoogly; b. 1850; educ: Halisahur High School, and Hoogly College; 3rd s. of Babu Guru Chendra Mittra; enrolled as Vakil, 1871; commenced practice in Hoogly; was Law Lecturer, Hoogly College; Government Pleader, Hoogly, 1900; Honorary Magistrate for over 30 years; Secretary, Dufterin Hospital, Chinsura, for five years; contributed Rs. 10,000 (in conjunction with other members of the family) towards the water works of Hoogly Municipality; was twice elected as Chairman of the Nainital Municipality; President of the Bar Association; President of the Students’ Association; President of the Victoria Town Hall Committee; Member of the District Board of Hoogly; Member of the Emambara Hospital. Publications: Biography of Haji Mahammad Mohsin of Hoogly; Commentary on the Specific Relief Act. Address: Hoogly, Bengal Presidency, India. Club: India Club, Calcutta.