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Dara Shikoh

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He fought against Aurangzeb for the Mughal throne in 1658 and was defeated. He was later captured in Sindh and was returned to Delhi, imprisoned and murdered, with his head being cut off and presented to the emperor on a platter. He was also a poett under the name of 'Sarr-i-Asrar'.[E78]

Place of death: Delhi[E78]


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