Forts were built to defend warrior/kings and their conquered territories from the enemy. We have our own Red Fort in Muzaffarabad which was built centuries ago but has endured decades of neglect since 1947.
Here's a video of it that I made almost 8 years ago:
Can it be restored? More pointedly, can its use be transformed to better suit contemporary public interest?
I usually translate any content embedded here. However, on this occasion I will confine the privilege of understanding the following to my Urdu readers. Most certainly, they need to understand the message more than anyone else:
Lehaza 3 saal lagaa kar 32 tehsilo me phir kar aur 10,000 humwatan shehriyo se ittefaaqi andaaz me (randomly) ajnabi ban kar rai li gayi, taakey ye bunyaadi abhaam (confusion) door hosakey. Maamla wohi hal hota hay jis ko naapa (measure) jaa sakta ho. Ref: https://t.co/pM6xQOJ1I8— Tanveer Ahmed (@sahaafi) June 23, 2019