Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Lohani (Lawani), a large section of the Afghan Povindahs, with four divisions - Daolat, Pani, Mian, and Marwati - and 64 minor groups. The term Lohani, meaning "travellers," has reference to their periodical visits to India for trading purposes, and in this sense it is often applied to all the Povindah nation.