The forgotten city

Hindustan Times revisits Shahjahanabad, the beating heart of the Capital that has fallen upon hard times in the new age

Shahjahanabad, walled city, Purani Dilli. The heart of the capital is no longer the vibrant, charming Shahar that brought together the best of tradition and modernity. Today’s Old Delhi is living proof of the indifference of subsequent administrations and the frustration of its people. It’s time to right that wrong, time for all of Delhi to stand up for Dilli-6


Cultural Heritage


Built heritage