The Khattars belongs to Arora clan which is one of the branches of Khatri Caste (ਖੱਤਰੀ - Kshatriya in Punjab Region). This surname is one of the most predominant Arora Khatri (ਅਰੋੜਾ ਖੱਤਰੀ) surnames whose traces were found in Multan. In post-independence India, Arora Khatris mainly reside in Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi, Jammu, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Gujarat.
Notable people[change | change source]
Pakistan[change | change source]
- Nawab Muhammad Hayat Khan. A punjabi muslim administrator in Bristish rule.
- Sir Sikandar Hayat Khan ,
First prime minister of united punjab.
- Shaukat Hayat Khan. ,A senior Muslim league politician
- Yawar Hayat Khan senior director/producer of Pakistan Television
- General (retd) Ahsan Azhar Hayat , former senior officer of the Pakistan Army and ex-ambassador to Jordan 
- Major (retd) Tahir Sadiq.(MNA NA-55 and Ex district nazim Attock)
- Ghulam Sarwar Khan.(Federal petroleum minister,MNA NA-59 and senior leader PTI party)
- Sardar Ahmad Nawaz Khan. Prince of Salar
India[change | change source]
- Manohar Lal Khattar (Chief minister,Haryana)
- Ishaan Khattar (Bollywood Actor, half-brother of Shahid Kapoor)
References[change | change source]
- "Khattar tribe – newpakhistorian". newpakhistorian.wordpress.com. Retrieved 2018-06-06.
- Gen Ahsan Azhar Hayat appointed as ambassador, 2013 Retrieved 2019 Aug
- "Major tahir sadiq".
- "Ghulam sarwar khan".