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Dhankhar/Dhankar is a Jat gotra found in Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.

Notable people[edit]

  • Garib Das ji (1717–1778) was a saint at chhudani village jhajjar district and reformer noted for his piety and poetry.
  • Risaldar Badlu Singh, Victoria Cross, Dhankhar Jat from village Dhakla district Jhajjar (Haryana), was an Indian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
  • Kanishtha Dhankar is an Miss India World 2011
  • Om Prakash Dhankar (born 1961), Haryana politician, President BJP Kisan Morcha[1]


  1. ^ "BJP Kisan Morcha to hold two-day national executive meet". Zee News. June 5, 2014. Retrieved 2014-10-01.