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QUTUB MINAR

Qutub Minar is a minaret that forms part of the Qutb complex, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Mehrauli area of Delhi, India. This 73-metre (240 feet) tall tapering tower of five storeys. The building was begin around 1192 with the first storey, then in 1220 another 3 were added but a lightning strike in 1369 resulted in a bit of a rebuild and the last storey was added. It is a beautiful example of old Delhi architecture.

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