History of Solanki gotra
Solanki Jats are counted as a major gotra. If we look at the history, it is known that Chaul formed the word Chalukya and the Chalukya word was changed with the changing Solanki word. According to the information, these people are called Sohraut in the name of the solar king and then Solanki. Around 400, these people moved to other places. He had early Garhiyan in Surath. The Solankis of Meerut had to fight many later with the Muslim princes. The Bhat people say that the place called Soron on the banks of the Ganges is inhabited by the Solar King.
In Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, it was called Solanki instead of Sohrot. If we talk about their place of origin, then their origin is found in South India. If we believe the words of Jat historians, then they have described Saulanki as sulikas and chulikas, quoting the Puranas. In North India, Solanki and Chalukya are described as one. Another historian has named the Solanki Kshatriyas in the city of Solanka in Yakustak, a province of Russia. Solan city is in Himachal. The Solania River is in the Soviet Union of Russia.
Their major villages are in Agra district of Uttar Pradesh 1. Baroda 2. Kagraul 3. Midhakur are the main villages of their gotra. These people participated enthusiastically in the freedom struggle. Chaudhary Ram Karan Solanki village Palam Delhi is the main person of this gotra.
There are 11 villages of Solanki Jat gotra in Rajasthan. These villages fall in Bharatpur district. In which the names of Bharatpur, Gopalgarh, Kasot, Nagla Gopal, Bachmandi etc. are named prominently. Whereas in Jaipur, Gandhinagar, JP Colony, Lal Kothi, Mahaveer Nagar, Mahesh Nagar, Shastri Nagar, Malviya Nagar predominantly come. The Jats of this gotra are found in the village of Sangharia in Hanuman Garh.
If we talk about Delhi, then Jats of Solanki gotra are found in Shahbad Mohammadpur, Palam, Matiala, Hastasal in Vikas Puri, Dabalti, Aslatpur Khadar in Janpuri, Baprola, Shurkhpur, Puthkalan, Mirzapur, Toganpur in Delhi. Apart from this, people of this gotra are found in Faridabad Shahpur Khurd and Piala in Jhajjarpur in Haryana. Whereas in Madhya Pradesh two people in Bhopal, one village in Morena district and one village in Gwalior are found in this tribe.
Major villages and social workers of Solanki Khap
Baroda, Midhakur, Kagraul are famous villages in Agra district. The kingdom of Solanki Kshatriya Jats was in Soro, Ayodhya, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra. These Chalukyavanshis are Chandravanshi Jats. Dixit was called Solanki on Mount Abu. The Sohraut are Jats of the Gotra, descended from a branch of Solankis.
Chaudhary Roopchandra Saurot, Chaudhary Shyamsunder Solanki, Chaudhary Ratnasinh Saurot, Chaudhary Ramkishan Tyagi Saurot, Chaudhary Balbir Singh Soraut etc. have been dignitaries.