Ghik

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Ghik is a clan of Rajputs found mainly in the Gujar Khan Tehsil of Rawalpindi District in Pakistan. According to the traditions of the tribe, they are a clan of Minhas Rajputs, and descend from four brothers that came to settle in this region during the rule of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. One of the brothers settled at Ghik Badhal, from whom descend the Ghik Rajputs, second brother settled in Dhok Nagyal, from whom descend the Nagyal Rajputs, third brother settled in Bagwal and fourth brother settled at Qutbal. The Ghik are now found entirely in Gujar Khan Tehsil, and mainly settled in the village of Ghik Badhal.[1]

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  1. ^ Punjabi Musalmans by J M Wikely