Renaming of Daulatabad Fort
September 23 , 2022
- After renaming Aurangabad, Maharashtra government has now decided to rename Daulatabad Fort as Devgiri.
- Earlier Aurangabad was renamed as Sambhaji Nagar.
- It was earlier the capital of the Yadava Dynasty for a brief time the capital of the Delhi Sultanate.
- The fort was renamed Daulatabad by Mohammed Tughlaq in the 14th century.
- The fort was later known as Qubbatul Islam and coins were minted with this name.