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Hindu Rao Hospital

Swati Jain
Bara Hindu Rao Hospital: Hindu Rao Hospital doesn't need any introduction but do you know its historic relevance? It is said that the main building of this hospital was built by Sir Edward Cole Brook as a 16 bedded nursing home. The house premises later was turned into the British head quarters during the 1957 Revolt, probably because of its convenient location amidst the thick green cover and at an elevation. Incidentally, this was also the spot where Timur the Lame camped and looted Delhi in 1398.There is also a Baoli (stepwell) which almost in ruins now, which is said to be as old as of 19th century. The nearest metro station to reach here is Pul Bangash