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This article is about the Hindko-speakers of the Hazara region, Pakistan. For the Persian-speaking Hazaras of Afghanistan, see Hazara people.

Hazarewal (alternatively spelled Hazara or Hazarawal; Urdu: ہزارہ وال‎) is another name or term for the Hindkowan people, a Hindko-speaking community belonging to the Hazara region of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, comprising various tribes of mixed origins. The term "Hindko" means Indian in the Pashto language and is used to refer to speakers of Indo-Aryan language dialects; the term Hindko is discouraged as it implies that Pashtuns are associating Punjabi people and other Indo-Aryans with the republic of India instead of Pakistan. The main tribes of Hazara are the Swati, Dhund Abbasi, Karlal, Jadoon,Qureshi, Gujjar, Tanoli, Karlal, Syed, Malik Deen Khel Pashtun, Swati, Utman Zais, Khawaja, Sulemani (Suleman Khel), Ghakkar(Rajputs), Maddakhel, Kohistanis, Tarin (or Tareen), Qureshi, Mishwani, Piracha, Mir, Mughals, Tarkheli, Kashmiri, Dilazak, Shilmani (Suleman Khel) and the Isazai tribe of Tor Ghar District.[1] The Hazarewal or Hindkowans[2] are not to be confused with the ethnic Hazara people inhabiting parts of Baluchistan province in Pakistan or areas of neighbouring Afghanistan. The Hazarewals have, over the last few years, found themselves increasingly in favour of separation and autonomy from the rest of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province,[3] on linguistic basis.


  1. ^ "A Report on the Hazara Division", pub.by the Office of the Commissioner Hazara Administrative Division, Government of NWFP, at Abbottabad, 1994. pp. 15–16
  2. ^ Essentially representing a linguistic and cultural/regional rather than ethnic entity
  3. ^ Protests erupt over Pakistan NWFP name change

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The Express Tribune
Fri, 01 Jul 2011 18:18:45 -0700

Hazara leader Sardar Haider Zaman requested local representatives to join hands and struggle for a separate province. Published: July 2, 2011. LINE it! Share this article · Print this page Email. People in Hazara are protesting for a separate province ...

Daily Times

Daily Times
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:30:00 -0700

Station House Officer (SHO) Chakiwara informed that two unknown armed motorcyclists of Lyari Gang war shot dead a person, Ali Mardan, (Hazarewal) over doubt of spying at Hazara Colony near Hazara Masjid, Chakiwara and escaped. One Munir Raza, 42 ...

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The Express Tribune
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:36:34 -0700

Hazara Awami Ittehad's Jadoon said what's most disheartening is that Pukhtuns living in K-P do not acknowledge that non-Pashto speaking Hazarewal are also their Pukhtun brothers. “They call us 'Punjabians' (natives of Punjab),” he said, adding that the ...
The Express Tribune
Thu, 12 Apr 2012 16:11:55 -0700

They said the Hazarewal had sacrificed their fertile lands for Tarbela Dam, Ghazi-Barotha Power Project, Khanpur Dam and several other projects of national importance but little investment had been made in education, health and communications.
The Express Tribune
Wed, 21 Mar 2012 16:26:15 -0700

The journalists claimed that the newspaper was being singled out only because the ANP government is determined to punish its administration for representing the opinion of the Hazarewal, who are in favour of the creation of the Hazara province. They ...
The Express Tribune
Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:38:15 -0800

Hazarewal. Feb 22, 2013 - 2:03PM. Reply. It is sad to see these things happening to people of Hazara divn. I am not directly affected but my ancestors having come from there, I have a spiritual bond with Abbottabad. May the almighty bless these people.
The Express Tribune
Sat, 02 Feb 2013 22:22:30 -0800

Hazarewal. Feb 3, 2013 - 4:52PM. Reply. For the creation of the Hazara as separate province, all the political parties from Hazara in the first instance, need to be united. Then a concerted, coherent, consensual, convergent and unified effort will ...
The Express Tribune
Sun, 24 Jun 2012 15:52:15 -0700

Reply. Altaf Hussain and MQM was paving the way for a revolution of the people belonging to the poor and middle classes by uniting them on a single platform.Pashtun and Hazarewal people showed their confidence in the MQM by making the public meeting ...

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