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Walled City Lahore

Walled City Lahore is a historical place also known as Old City or Androon Shehr in local term. The area of Walled City was constructed and fortified by a wall for the protection of city during the era of Mughal Empire. Walled City is situated towards North-West of Lahore. Walled City is well known for its 13 entrance gates 6 gates exits while remaining gates has lost their shape or demolished. Walled City spans over an area of 256 hectors with 200000 of population. British Army destroyed the wall of city and wall has been replaced by Circular Road.

Circular Road connects Walled City with Lahore City via G.T Road and Mall Road. Famous Anarkali Market and Urdu Bazar is situated towards South of Walled City. Walled City is a combination of old societies, the congested area has very narrow streets. Notable locations of Walled City are Badshahi Masjid and Shahi Qila (Lahore Fort). Railway Station and Lahore General Bus Stand are also located in surroundings of Walled City.

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