Q. With reference to Sher Shah, which of the following highway/s is/are built by him?
1.Sonargaon to Sind
2.Agra to Burhampur
3.Agra to Devagiri
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Explanation: Sher Shah also improved the communications by building roads, called arteries of the empire. He laid four important highways. They were:
- Sonargaon to Sind: He restored the old imperial road (the Grant Trunk road by Ashoka) and also restored the Uttarapatha which connected Tamralipti (Bengal) to Purushpur (Peshawar).
- Agra to Burhampur.
- Jodhpur to Chittor.
- Lahore to Multan.
Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT