Thanks for giving the history lesson but I wasnt talking about the background or history of the word.Actually Indus river was called as Hindu River by Persian Aryans, because they couldn't pronounce S . As Vedic Soma juice was called Haoma in Avesta!
However Persian Aryans used to call them Hindus who are living on the bank of Indus , not the people who are living on the bank of Ganges.
So now you decide who is a Hindu!
Thanks and regards!
Let us see what Meriam Webster says about Word HINDU. It says, "
Definition of Hindu
an adherent of Hinduism
Definition of Hinduism
: the dominant religion of India that emphasizes dharma with its resulting ritual and social observances and often mystical contemplation and ascetic practices