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Is "khaori bawli" closes on Monday ?

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Asked by urmila, 17 Sep '10 11:21 am
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It is closed on sundays only
Answered by iqbal seth, 17 Sep '10 11:31 am

 
  
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The market came up around, the Fatehpuri Masjid, which was built in 1650 by Fatehpuri Begum, one of Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan's wives. It was during his reign that the Khari Baoli, with Baoli, meaning the step well, and Khari and Khara meaning Salty, thus it was salty water stepwell used for animals and for bathing. It was constructed along with a fortified gateway on its western end popularly known as Lahori Gate, one of the 14 gates that Fortified city of Delhi or Shahjahanabad, named so because a road through it led to the city of Lahore, now in Pakistan. However, today there is no trace of either the Baoli or the gateway here, which now lies buried under the main road of the market [5][6].
In 1936, Chowdhary Chhotu Ram, a minister in the Punjab Government made a law which cancelled all the debts of the villagers[7], thus numerous Agrawal traders lost business and migrated to Delhi and settled in colonies like Kamla Nagar, Shakti Nagar and Model Basti, and took their trade took ar ...more
Answered by ankit shivam, 17 Sep '10 11:24 am

 
  
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Close on sunday only.
Answered by bhanwar bothra, 25 Sep '10 12:12 pm

 
  
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No it has its holiday on sunday
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 17 Sep '10 12:07 pm

 
  
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Sundays
Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 17 Sep '10 11:53 am

 
  
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