Rs 4.86 cr released for Pul Kanjri, Wagah post


Once, while one of her Moran (nautch girl) was coming to this place, one of her shoes fell into the canal. She refused to dance until her demand to construct a bridge was accepted, which the Maharaja did. Since then, this place is known as Pul Kanjri.

Similarly, the state government would also spend huge amounts on relics of a bygone era in the border belt.

Serai Amanat Khan is famous for its ornamental gateway and glazed tile decorations. However, a beautiful “baoli” attached with a well has been ruined. It is situated in a small village, south-west of Amritsar. The serai had a beautiful gate constructed in the Mughal style of architecture. The tomb of Amanat Khan was surrounded by four minarets. The que near the tomb is decorated with Persian verses.

During the Mughal period, the Badshai Road passed from Attari to Goindwal, via Serais Amanat Khan, Nurdin, Naurangabad and Fatehabad, all of which are situated in Tarn Taran. The serais are alt of the same design and dimensions and have water tanks.

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