Charminar or the 'Four Towers', a monument in the central Indian city of Hyderabad, was built by the Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, ruler of Qutb Shahi dynasty, in 1591 to commemorate the eradication of ... more 
Charminar or the 'Four Towers', a monument in the central Indian city of Hyderabad, was built by the Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, ruler of Qutb Shahi dynasty, in 1591 to commemorate the eradication of plague in the city. It has since become synonymous with Hyderabad and attracts a large number of visitors from India and abroad. less 
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