Malik clan (Bihar)
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|2,00,000 approx|
|Regions with significant populations|
|• India, united states, pakistan, saudi arabia and united kingdom.|
|• Urdu • Hindi • • Dhivehi •|
|• Islam •|
The Malik (or Malick, Mallick, Urdu: ملک) are a Muslim community found in the state of Bihar in India. A large numbers of them migrated to Pakistan following the independence of Pakistan.
History and origin
They are mostly concentrated in the villages and towns in the districts of Patna, Nalanda, Gaya, Jehanabad, Nawada, Jamui, Sheikhpura and Munger. .
- Malik (clan), a Gujarati Muslim community.
- Malik (Kashmir), a Kashmiri kram or tribe.
- Bihar Sharif
- Syed Ibrahim Mallick Baya
- People of India Bihar, Volume XVI Part 2 (Seagull Books), edited by S Gopal & Hetukar Jha, pp. 666-667.