Daughter of Nanah Tuti and sister of Tuba. She first worked in the home of Nigar Khanum, Riza Quli Khan Ghaffari's wife. Since ‘Ali Akbar Ghaffari's mother died in childbirth, he was raised by Nigar Khanum in his uncle's house. Gulbadan Baji later worked in the children's homes. Her mother and sister also worked in the homes of relatives. Gulbadan Baji's brother-in-law was named Abu al-Qasim and her sister-in-law was Suraya Sultan. Suraya Sultan's children worked for the household as well.
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