Daurala

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Daurala (दौराला) is village in Sardhana tahsil of Meerut district in Uttar Pradesh

History

Ram Sarup Joon [1] writes ...Bahik, Bahi, Bahin or Bahela: Bahik Jatsare found both among the Hindu and Sikhs. In Pakistan there are Muslim Bahele Jats-, Bahiks are mentioned in Mahabharat also. According to "Karna Parva", chapter of the Mahabharat) King Shalya paid l/6th part of his income to the Bahiks. According to Nandlal Dey, Bahik are a sub branch of the Madraks. Arat in district Sheikhupura was their capital. Hashak, Karmabh Kalak and Karkar were their important towns. In Daurala (District Meerut, U.P.) the Bahiyan Jats have six villages.

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Notable persons

  • Kunwar Raghunandan Singh (1915- 1985) - He was a notable Jat zamindar of Daurala, who was conferred the title of "kunwar raees" (कुंवर रईस) by the British regime in around 1930s or 1940s. His grand daughter, Dr. Aditi Singh, is a pediatric dentist at Mumbai (Phone: 8279819316).
  • Ram Singh Honorary Magistrate Daurala

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