Umerkot is a historical town in southeastern Sindh. It is largely known for its gigantic historical fort and being the birthplace of Mughal emperor Akbar the Great, the location of which is marked by a monument.
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, is a fort located in Umerkot, , also called Amarkot, Emperor Akbar was born in when his father Humayun fled from the military defeats at the hands of Sher Shah Suri on 15 October 1542. Photo: Saqib, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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