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Jat Clan
Language Punjabi, Hindi
Religion Hindu, Sikh
Surnames Pannu

Pannu is the clan name of primarily Jat clan found primarily in Northern India Delhi, Haryana mainly Hissar, Sonipat, karnal and others in Amritsar (Majha region) and Hoshiarpur (Doaba region) districts of Punjab, Rajasthan.

Some prominent Pannu villages include Phurlak, Naushehra Pannuan, Pidi, Chautala,Thurana-Hisar,Putthi-Hisar, Mari Pannuan, Akerpura, Bhojian, Lauhka and Sakira.

Pannus were great warriors during Jat Maharaja Ranjit Singh Sandhu's reign as well as during the British era. A great number of Pannus were in Guru Hargobind Sahibs Army, Pannu and Riar 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'.

During the holocaust of the sikhs in 1740, one of the governing village heads responsible for the massacre of thousands of innocent sikhs belonged to the Naushehdra Punuan, but a majority Pannu jats population of the village ruled against the village head and thus joined the revolt against Nawab Zakaria Khan.

Notable persons of the Pannu clan[edit]

  • Jathedar Teja Singh Akerpuri (Pannu) Jathedar AKAL Takht Sahib, President SGPC, President Akali DAL, Member Parliament From Gurdaspur.
  • Major general Kulwant singh(Indian army)(village jaura)
  • 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


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1783 news items

Indian Express

Indian Express
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:26:15 -0700

Even though much is not known about Neeraj Pandey's thriller film with Khiladi Akshay Kumar, buzz is that the film will have two heroines, of which one has been finalized as the Taapsee 'Chashme Baddoor' Pannu. While the details of the other heroine is ...

Times of India

Times of India
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 11:36:03 -0700

We have now learnt that there are two actresses in the film, one of which will be the Chashme Baddoor actress Taapsee Pannu. Both Akshay and Taapsee will play undercover agents. The other role of Akshay's wife is yet to be cast and Neeraj is ...
Apun Ka Choice
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:30:00 -0700

The director has also finalized the leading lady for the flick, and for the first time Akshay will be seen opposite the Chashme Baddoor actress Taapsee Pannu. The dimpled lassie is cast to play an undercover agent along with Akki. This will be Taapsee ...


Fri, 04 Apr 2014 04:26:15 -0700

And why not, especially if his girlfriend, Indian actress Taapsee Pannu comes to cheer for him during his matches here. The Chashme Baddoor star came to support the Olympic silver medallist during his match with partner Carsten Mogensen Thursday.

Times of India

Oneindia Entertainment
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:52:30 -0700

Taapsee Pannu may have denied that she is dating Danish badminton player Mathias Boe, but people have enough reasons to claim that they are something cooking between them. The glam doll was recently spotted with him at an India Open match in New ...
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 23:00:00 -0700

Actress Taapsee Pannu's next big flick will be Vai Raja Vai. The rom-com will be a camera piece of filmmaker Aishwarya Rajinikanth Dhanush. It is being said that the starlet will be portraying a negative character in the movie. Pannu said, “All I can ...


Mon, 24 Mar 2014 04:37:30 -0700

Several months ago it was said that actress Tapsee Pannu is going to play a cameo role in Vai Raja Vai directed by Aishwarya R.Dhanush. Now some reliable sources have confirmed that Tapsee will be playing a negative role in the Gautham Karthik-Priya ...

Times of India

Times of India
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 00:41:15 -0700

Taapsee Pannu seems to be on an experimental mode. The actress recently stated at a meet that she was doing a character with negative shades in her upcoming film Vai Raja Vai, directed by Aishwarya Dhanush. The actress even stated that she was ...

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