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Also known as Alwar Fort, Bala Quila Fort is like a guardian to the city of Alwar, Bala Quila means the young fort. It was built in the 15th century by Hasan Khan Mewati. This fort has been handed over from one dynasty to another like the Marathas, Yadavas and the Kachwaha Rajputs. It was the Kachwahas who laid the foundation of Alwar in 1775 after capturing the fort. it also provides an amazing view of the city. The forts have six gates. These gates stand testimony to the courage and gallantry of the Rajputs which is well known.