SAVAN SINGH, a cousin of Dasaundha Singh and Sangat Singh of the Nishanavah misi, distinguished himself by his heroic deeds in the latter half of the eighteenth century. He participated in the partition of the territory of Sirhind which was captured by the Sikhs in January 1764. He appropriated to himself several villages around Saunti where he finally settled down. His descendants lived at Mansurval in Firozpur district.
1. Griffin, Lepel, The Punjab Chiefs. Lahore, 1890