In 1810, Nodirabegim came to Kokand with his husband Umarkhan, who replaced Alimkhan. After the tragic death of Umarkhan in 1822, she and her son Madalikhan ruled the Kokand Khanate. She built madrasahs, mosques and a caravanserai. She opened the way to the world of knowledge and sponsored the poors. In 1842, she was beheaded by the governor of the Emirate of Bukhara, Amir Nasrulla.