Dhotar

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Dhotar (धोतर)[1] [2] is a Muslim Jat clan found in Pakistan. Dhotar (धोतर) Jat tribe, almost entirely confined to Gujranwala. They are mostly Hindus, and claim to be descended from a Solar Race who emigrated from Hindustan or, according to another story, from Ghazni, some 20 generations back. [3]

History

Distribution in Pakistan

Dhotar - The Dhotar are found mainly in Gujranwala District. They claim close connection with the Sekhon Jats.

According to 1911 census the Dhotar were the principal Muslim Jat clan in:

Notable persons

References

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