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Pannu
Jat Clan
Language Punjabi,
Religion Sikhism , ]
Surnames Pannun

Pannu is the clan name of primarily Jat clan of Punjab region of India and Pakistan.In India Pannu Jat clan found primarily in Northern Parts. The main states are Delhi, Haryana (mainly Hissar, Sonipat, karnal) and Punjab (mainly Amritsar, Hoshiarpur) and in some districts of Uttarakhand & Rajasthan.

Some prominent Pannu gotra villages in, Naushehra Pannuan, Pidi, Chautala, Mari Pannuan, Akerpura, Bhojian, Lauhka and Sakira. Another major village of pannu clan is jaura (tarn taran) in Punjab. Village with largest population of pannu clan in Haryana is Thurana(Hisar).

A great number of Pannu were in Guru Hargobind Sahibs Army, Pannus and Riars were the only ones with him during the battle of Sri Hargobindpur. The Pannu of Naushehra Pannuan (Tarn Taran) belong to Baba Baghel Singh Dhaliwal's 'Karor Singhia Misl'.

A Common ancestry of the Pannu's is believed to be from Finland, owing to the 2005 consensus of Finnish names. There are many indigenous tribes, and Pannu is one believed to be originating from Finland.

Notable persons of the Pannu clan[edit]

  • Sartaj Singh Pannu (village Naushehra Pannuan), Actor/Director/Film Maker, Mumbai, India
  • Lieutenant Cololonel Kulwant Singh Pannu(Indian army)(village jaura)
  • Jathedar Teja Singh Akerpuri (Pannu) Jathedar AKAL Takht Sahib, President SGPC, President Akali DAL, Member Parliament From Gurdaspur.
  • S. Balbir Singh Pannu Vice President SGPC (village- Naushehra Pannuan)
  • Lt.Col Atma singh pannu.(village Akerpura) MBE mention in dispaches WW11
  • Gurpreet Singh (village- Naushehra Pannuan), Commonwealth Games 2010 shooting champion, currently serving in the Indian Army.
  • Karanbir Singh Pannu[1](village Naushehra Pannuan), Producer/Film Maker, Mumbai, India.
  • Lieutenant Cololonel Kulwant Singh Pannu (Indian army) led the 2nd Paras in the Tangail Airdrop to capture the Poongli Bridge over the River Jamuna on 11 December 1971, during the Bangladesh Liberation War. The battalion was airdropped near Tangail (now in Bangladesh) and tasked to cut off the 93 Brigade of Pakistani Army which was retreating from the north to defend Dacca and its approaches. For his conspicuous gallantry and leadership, Lt. Col. Pannu was awarded the Maha Vir Chakra.
  • Honrary lieutenant Man Singh Pannu (Village Thurana), 9th Jat regiment.
  • Taapsee Pannu, Indian actress
  • Gurpreet Pannu (survived three bullets in Jamshedpur,Jharkhand)
  • Sohan Singh Sital ( Punja

bi writer )

  • Jatinder Pannu Head Editor Of Punjabi Newspaper Nawanzamana and Notable Punjabi Journlist.
  • Omender Singh Pannu,Section Officer, Finance Department Haryana (Village Thurana, Hisar Haryana)

References[edit]

Soch Lo-film

Nanak_Shah_Fakir-film


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Toronto Star

Toronto Star
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:48:45 -0800

Supporters at the rally said Pannu is known for his outspoken allegations of corruption in Punjab, where Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, his son and two brothers-in-law hold key positions of power. They say Pannu has claimed the ruling party has ...

Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 10:00:00 -0800

The Punjab and Haryana high court on Wednesday granted bail to Baltej Pannu, a social media activist and journalist with a Canada-based Punjabi radio station, in an alleged rape case. His bail plea was allowed by the single judge bench of justice Anita ...

The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 08:41:49 -0800

Actress Taapsee Pannu, who plays a refugee in her upcoming film Ghazi opposite Rana Daggubati, is all set to shed her ultra glam avatar and would be seen in a very simple look in the film. For portraying her character in the film, Taapsee will carry a ...

The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:44:03 -0800

Actress Taapsee Pannu is excited about teaming up with megastar Amitabh Bachchan in a yet-untitled Hindi film. She says she will be taking a step higher in her career with the project. “This is one step ahead for me. I've always tried to climb one step ...

The Statesman

The Statesman
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 04:45:53 -0800

Looking beautiful on the screen is every actors' desire, but sometimes they have to go for a subdued look, and that is exactly what Taapsee Pannu is doing for PNS Ghazi. If she looked glamorous in her last Hindi movie Baby, the actress would shed that ...

The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:06:22 -0800

Taapsee Pannu is immersing herself in research for her role in “Ghazi”, which will trace the journey and the mysterious sinking of PNS Ghazi, a Pakistan submarine, during the Indo-Pak 1971 war on the silver screen. The actress is excited over the ...

IBNLive

IBNLive
Thu, 07 Jan 2016 22:56:15 -0800

Taapsee Pannu, who has forayed into Tamil, Telugu and Hindi cinema began her career as a model. Being a well known name in the world of glamour, she knows how to turn heads with stunning outfits at different occasions. Not only does she look ...

The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Fri, 15 Jan 2016 02:40:19 -0800

To just stand in a frame with him (Amitabh Bachchan) is an accomplishment in itself and I am so looking forward to it,” Taapsee Pannu said. Actress Taapsee Pannu, who will soon start working with Amitabh Bachchan in Shoojit Sircar's upcoming film, says ...
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