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Ikhar is a village in the Bharuch district of the Indian state of Gujarat. The village has a population of 12,342. Munaf Patel, the famous Indian cricketer is from here and has a mansion situated on the outskirts near the chicken farm.
Islam is the major religion followed by the people here. There are total five mosques in the village:
- Jumma Masjid
- Ikhar's oldest and main mosque which is located in the middle of village in the area called 'Chora'
- Khwaja Garib-e-Nawaz Mosque
- the largest mosque in Ikhar which is located in North-West corner of the Ikhar Cricket Ground. The area where this mosque is located is also called the 'Padar'
This is the most popular mosque in Ikhar.
- Masjid e Bilal
- This mosque is located on far North-West corner of the Village. This is latest built mosque in Ikhar area which is known as Garaswadi. This mosque was built by Chaplin Family, a wealthier family that is settled in Leicester, United Kingdom.
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