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The Fort of Bala Hisar in Peshawar

The Fort of Bala Hisar in Peshawar

The Fort of Bala Hisar usually known as Qillah Bala Hisar¬† is one of the foremost historic fort situated in Peshawar. Bala Hisar is a Persian word. The word “Bala” meaning is “High” and the word “Hisar” meaning “Fort”. This name was given by the Afghan King Timur Shah Durrani 1773 To 1793. The Sikhs […]