Chor Minar 03

Chor Minar 03

The purpose of establishing Chor Minar was to stick the heads of thieves and display them on the spears through the 225 holes. Another reason was that Alauddin Khilji slaughtered many Mughals to stop them from joining other settlements; their heads were displayed on this minaret.

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Source: CIET, NCERT