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Rani Mahal Rohtas Fort (Punjab)

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About Rohtas Fort

Rohtas Fort was built in the 16th century near Jhulem in Dina by Sher Shah Suri to help the rebellious tribes of the Potohar against Mughal emperor Humayun and Gakhar tribes. It is located at 8 km off the G. T. Road at a distance of 200 km from Lahore. It was built on the bank of the Kahan river in the Tilla Jogian Range on a hill at an altitude of 2,660 feet.

The height of the outer wall of the fort is between 10 to 18 meters with 12 gates for entry.

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