Harcharan Singh Of Veglia, was born into a Sandhu Jat family He was son of Harnam Singh Of Veglia. He was served in the transport department during the Sudan expedition of 1885.In the Tirah campaign of 1897 he volunteered his services, worked without pay for the Chief Commissariat Officer, and his services. were highly appreciated.In 1901 he was appointed manager of the Dumri and Bodarwar estates in the Gorakhpur district. He was an Honorary Munaif for about 18 years in that district; and was a member of the Court of Wards Committee and of the Government Railway Technical School, Gorakhpur.
- Chiefs and families note in Punjab Vol 1 By L.H Griffin.