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Jehangir's Chain of Justice in Agra Fort

The Muthamman Burj, an octagonal building made of white marble (built by Akbar’ son Jehangir) inside Agra fort is famous for Jehangir’s Chain of Justice (Adl-i-Zanjir). The chain was setup as a link between the people and Jehangir himself. Standing outside the castle of Agra anyone was free to pullthe chain with sixty bells and have a personal hearing from Jahangir himself.

Built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar, Agra Fort is listed among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Agra Fort is constructed on the banks of river Yamuna and stands as an outstanding example of architecture in red sandstone. Agra, also known as the City of Taj is in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and is a must see travel destination.