KĀHN SIṄGH (d. 1876), son of Dūlā Siṅgh, belonged to the village of Kalāsvālā, in Siālkoṭ district. He began his career in Mahārājā Raṇjīt Siṅgh's army under General Avitabile and was present in the Khaibār Pass actions and throughout the Yūsafzaī campaign. He served in the Sher Dil Palṭan in the first Anglo-Sikh war. After the annexation of the Punjab, he joined the 30th Punjab infantry. He rose to the rank of Sūbahdār-Major and rendered service in the Bhūṭān campaign of 1864-65 shortly after which he retired. He died in 1876.


    Griffin, Lepel, and C.F. Massy, Chiefs and Families of Note in the Punjab. Lahore, 1909

G. S. Nayyar