Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta

Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta

Thatta (Urdu: ٹهٹهہ‎), (Sindhi: ٺٽو), is a city and capital of Thatta District and will be capital of announced Banbhore Division. It is a historic town of 220,000 inhabitants in the Sindh province of Pakistan, near Lake Keenjhar, the largest freshwater lake in the country. Thatta’s major monument, the necropolis at Makli is listed among the World Heritage Sites. The Shah Jahan Mosque, Thatta is also mentioned separately on the tentative list since 1993. Located 100 km (62 mi) east of the provincial capital of Sindh, Karachi, it makes for a practical escape for people from the city seeking to visit the picturesque old town.

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Thatta (Urdu: ٹهٹهہ‎), (Sindhi: ٺٽو), is a city and capital of Thatta District and will be capital of announced Banbhore Division.

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