Committee Decisions

CONF 208 VIII.C

Inscription: Rohtas Fort (Pakistan)

Rohtas Fort

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Pakistan

C(ii)(iv)

The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the basis of criteria (ii) and (iv), considering that the Rohtas Fort is an exceptional example of the Muslim military architecture of central and south Asia, which blends architectural and artistic traditions from Turkey and the Indian sub-continent to create the model for Mughal architecture and its subsequent refinements and adaptations.

 

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Pakistan
Properties: Rohtas Fort
Session: 21COM