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Kuhia (कुहिया) Kuhyia (कुहिया) Kuiya (कुइया) gotra Jats are found in Madhya Pradesh.


They are probably descendants of Raja Kuhala (कुहल) mentioned in Ram Chandra Pura Inscription found by James Tod. These people were known as Kanhardeva (कान्हरदेव). [1]


Jalor's Chauhan ruler Kanhardeva had accepted the suzerainty of Alauddin Khalji Delhi in 1304. [2]

Distribution in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Nimach,

Distribution in Rajasthan

Baseri tahsil in Dholpur district has a village named Kuiya.

Distribution in Uttar Pradesh

Bilaspur tahsil in District Rampur District in Uttar Pradesh also has village named Kuiya.

Notable persons

See also


  1. Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudee, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Ādhunik Jat Itihas (The modern history of Jats), Agra 1998, p. 230
  2. Advanced Study In The History Of Medieval India - Vol I,Volume 1, By Jaswant Lal Mehta,p.150

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