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Fountain Chowk

 


Fountain Chowk

 

Popularly known as Bhai Mati Das Chowk or fowara "(the fountain), the Fountain Chowk is located opposite Gurdwara Sisganj on the roadside leading to the railway station Old Delhi. This is a period Victorian fountain, which was formerly known as Northbrook Northbrook Fontana because Lord to give money for its construction. It is at this site is that Bhai Mati Das, Guru Tegh Bahadur disciple was sawn in half on the length, because he refused to accept Islam and to fulfill the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb order. After Chowk is known as Bhai Mati Das Chowk in memory of a great disciple. Fountain Chowk to New Delhi is very close to the original Kotwali, police station, who were there since the Mughal period. charged with a crime has been brought here to jail and got a trial. Corps, the son and grandson of last Mughal Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar, was also seen here.

 

 Many of the martyrs and freedom fighters, as the king of Nawab of Jhajjar and Ballabhgarh was also hanged here in protest against British rule. Currently, Kotwali area Sisganj Gurdwara Management Committee. Nearby attractions: Gurdwara Sisganj, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Kashmeri Salimgarh Fort Gate, St. James Church, Dara Shikoh Library, Lothian Cemetery, and Rajghat nearest places to eat: Karim Hotel, Ghantewala Candy Store, stalls food near Jama Masjid, Paranthewali Gali, Natraj hotel, Chor Bizarre at Broadway Hotel, Daryaganj Flora, Peshawar, Kari Mahal restaurant, cafeteria workers and bus terminal to Interstate food drive along many of the attributes of an adventurous eater. Shops near Chandni Chowk (curiosity, souvenirs, jewelry and glass beads) column Nai (books), Chor bazaar (electronic).

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