Jaharidad Khan, fearing that Fatch Khan would oust him from Allock, surrendered the fort in 1813 to Maharaja Ranjit Singh in return for a jdgir and cash allowance. In 1818, Ranjit Singh captured Peshawar and placed it under the charge of Jahandad Khan. Another BarakzaT brother. Yar Muhammad Khan, expelled Jahandad Khan from Peshawar forcing him to flee back to Attock. Jahandad Khan remained a steadfast supporter of Maharaja RanjTt Singh till the end.
1. Suri, Sohan Lal, `IJmdat-ul-Tuumkh. Lahore, 1985-89
2. Khushwant Singh, A History of the Sikhs, vol. I. Princeton, 1963