Citadel of harappan Civilization

Citadel of harappan Civilization

citadel of harappan civilization
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What do you mean by Citadel?

The Citadel is a large, man-made mound which is built of bricks and is located in the western part of the Mohejodaro city. The mound is over 39 feet in height and at the top, buildings were placed. The Citadels in Harappan civilization were approx 12 meters high. Though the structures found in Mohenjodaro were walled, these structures were made to defensive against enemy attacks, also to divert flood waters.

Which town in harappa have no Citadel Found?

Chanhudaro, Bangle factory and Inkpot are the only city where citadel not found.

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