is a village in India
, located in the Punjab
, on the Sutlej
, where, during the First Anglo-Sikh War, Sir Harry Smith
gained a brilliant victory over the Sikhs
, whose forces had superior numbers, in 1846. Ailwal is a very old village in Punjab it is located in Taran Tarn district. When partition was annouced Ailwal had a Muslim majority, but was attacked by angry jatt Sikhs for revenage on the attack of Sikhs in Saikot.