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Identify Three Differences in the City Design of New Delhi and Shahjahanabad. - Social Science

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Identify three differences in the city design of New Delhi and Shahjahanabad.

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New Delhi

Shahjahanabad

Unwalled city, constructed on Raisina Hill, south of Shahjahanabad or Old Delhi

Constructed as a walled city with 14 gates, adjoining a fort-palace complex, with the river Jamuna flowing near it

Broad, straight streets

Mazes of narrow and winding lanes and bylanes and quiet cul-de-sacs

Sprawling mansions set in the middle of large compounds

Crowded and congested mohallas

Concept: Cities Under Colonial Rule
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NCERT Class 8 Social Science History - Our Pasts 3
Chapter 6 Colonialism and the City - The Story of an Imperial Capital
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