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NAHAR SINGH and Sher Singh at the head of 500 Sikhs were appointed by Guru Gobind Singh (1666-1708) to defend Lohgarh Fort during one of the battles of Anandpur. Both of them displayed uncommon initiative and daring against the besieging host. They were rewarded by the Guru who, according to Kuir Singh, Gurbilds Patshahi 10, bestowed on them robes of honour and gold bracelets. 1. Santokh Singh, Bhai, Sri Cur Pratap Suraj Granth. Amritsar, 1927-35 2. Kuir Singh, Gurbilas Patshahi 10. Patiala, 1969 NAHAR SINGH (d. 1866), son of Surjan Singh, joined Maharaja Ranjit Singh`s service in 1803.

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