Q. 12

Describe the deve

Answer :

The development of medieval towns in India during the Mughal period-

About 100 of existing towns have their roots in the medieval period.

Most of them developed as headquarters and kingdoms.

There were fort towns also.

Important towns- Delhi, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Agra, and Nagpur.


The development of modern towns in India during the British period.

British and the other European have developed many towns in India.

Trading ports: Surat, Daman, Goa, Pondicherry,

Principal towns of Britishers- Mumbai, Chennai, Calcutta

They developed Hilltowns as summer resorts.

New civil administration and military areas town based on modern industries.

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