Surname first submitted by: Arun Bhat
Rajeev Hundoo says Handoo is also written as Handu and Hundoo. My forefathers have been writing Hundoo as Surname. This was changed to distinguish them selves from practicing Pandits/Gurus to scholars and who took service other than religion. My Great Great Grandfather Pt. Mehtab Rai Ji Hundoo, a great scholar of Sanskrit and Persian migrated from Kashmir and Joined the Court of Maharaja of Punjab as Minister.

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