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Ethnic group in India, Pakistan and Afghanistan

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Gurjar: Ethnic group in India, Pakistan and Afghanistan
Gurjar or Gujjar is an ethnic nomadic, agricultural and pastoral community, spread mainly in India, Pakistan, Kashmir and Afghanistan, divided internally into various clan groups.They traditionally involved in agriculture, pastoral and nomadic activities form a large homogeneous group. The historical role of Gurjars has been quite diverse in society, at one end they have been founder of several kingdoms, dynasties, and at the other end, they are also nomads with no land of their own.

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