Mangrio

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Mangrio (Sindhi مݣڕیو, Urdu: منگریو‎) is the name of a Sindhi Muslim Rajput tribe found in the Sindh region of Pakistan and Rajasthan in India. Mangrio are Suryavanshi )Rajput. They are the Royal family of Jaisalmer, India

Geographic distribution[change | change source]

In Sindh they are found mainly in Shikarpur, Hyderabad, Tharparkar, Sanghar, Umerkot, Mirpur Khas, Sukkur, Larkana, Raipur, Kandiaro , Karachi , and Khairpur districts. In Punjab they are mainly found in Rahimyar, Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar and Muzaffar Garh.

Mangrio people also live in Balochistan. In India they are found mainly in the Jaisalmer, Barmer, and Bikaner districts.

Notable Mangrio[change | change source]

Hazrat Abdul Raheem Girhori, a Mangrio man, was a great scholar and Walee of his time. His tomb is located near the area of Mirpur Khas.