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Interesting Facts about Red Fort
Interesting Facts about Red Fort

Amrita Poddar
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Red Fort is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city of Delhi which attracts thousands of tourists from all over the country and the world every year. The original name of this majestic building was `Qila-e-Mubarak` and it continues to be one of the most important national buildings in the country today, being the venue of flag hoisting on the occasion of Independence Day every year. What are the other interesting facts of the Red Fort in India?

Posted On : 1/25/2016 4:24:49 AM

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Suchismita
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I came to know that this fort was originally built white and was later painted red from where it derived its present name Red Fort . I even came across a lesser known fact that this fort has a gate named Lahore Gate that faces towards Pakistan.

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Poonam Malhotra
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In 2007 it was declared UNESCO world heritage site.

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Ishika Gupta
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I am new in your site. Where I will like your article

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