Bohar

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Bohar (बोहर) is a Jat Gotra found in Madhya Pradesh in India and in Pakistan. Bohar clan is found in Afghanistan.[1]

History

Distribution in Madhya Pradesh

Villages in Ratlam district

Villages in Ratlam with population of Bohar gotra are:

Ratlam 1,

Distribution in Pakistan

The Bohar claim descent from the Parmar Jats. They are the main Jat clan of the Cholistan desert, and are found in Bahawalpur, Rahim Yar Khan, Multan and Dera Ghazi Khan districts.

  • Dera Ghazi Khan District had a population, According to 1911 census, Bohar (1,445),

Distribution in erstwhile Multan State

  • Bahawalpur State had a population, According to 1911 census, Bohar (3,863),

Distribution in Sindh

Notable persons

External Links

Author

References

  1. An Inquiry Into the Ethnography of Afghanistan By H. W. Bellew, The Oriental University Institute, Woking, 1891, p.135

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