Pran Sukh Yadav

Pran Sukh Ahir (1802–1888) was a military commander. He a revolutionary of the Indian Rebellion of 1857 and as a close friend of Hari Singh Nalwa and the Punjab ruler Maharaja Ranjit Singh.

Pran Sukh Ahir
Nihalpura, Neemrana, Rajasthan
Service/branchSikh Khalsa Army
Years of service1819-1888

In his early career, Yadav trained the Sikh Khalsa Army. After the death of Ranjit Singh, he fought in both the First and Second Anglo-Sikh Wars. His hatred of the British after the defeat of Sikhs led him to begin giving military training to the farmers of Alwar, Rewari, Narnaul, Ahirwal and Mahendragarh region.

See also


  1. "Mahendragarh at A Glance >> History >>Modern Period". National portal of India. Retrieved 12 March 2016.
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