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Daulatabad also known as Devagiri is a town which includes the Devagiri-Daulatabad fort It carries the distinction of remaining undefeated in battle. It is a 14th-century fort city in Maharashtra state of India, about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) northwest of Aurangabad. The place was originally named Devagiri when it was an important uplands city along caravan routes (ca. sixth century AD), but the intervening centuries have reduced it to a village. However it is also considered to be one of the seven wonders of Maharashtra and a developing tourist spot. The historical triangular fort of Daulatabad was built by first Yadav king Bhilan in 1187. Starting 1327, it famously remained the capital of Tughlaq dynasty, under Muhammad bin Tughluq (r. 1325-1351), who also changed its name, and forcibily moved the entire population of Delhi for two years before it was abandoned for lack of water and Tughluq was constantly known to shift the capital from Delhi to Daulatabad and Daulatabad to Delhi. There is a belief that Devagiri was built in 1203 AD by a Dhangar or herdsman who acquired vast wealth by his good fortune. He had a brother who was a shepherd named 'Raja Ram' and in correlation with it he assumed the rank of a Raja (King).

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Home to pretty treasures, Daulatabad is India's best kept secret. When planning a trip to Daulatabad, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Aurangabad. Aurangabad, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Ajanta Caves, Ellora Caves, Bibi Ka Maqbara. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Daulatabad*

  • Pollution Statistics in Daulatabad

    Know the pollution level of Daulatabad before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 73.96 (High)
    • Water Pollution 70.59 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 60.29 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 60.29 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 78.13 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 58.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 65.63 (High)
  • Daulatabad: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Daulatabad for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Daulatabad.

    • Burglary and Theft 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 68.75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Daulatabad - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 54.3 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 78.67 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.33 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 24.53 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.84 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 46.55 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Daulatabad

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Daulatabad

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.32 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 40.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 28.2 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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