On 26th August 1303, Alauddin Khilji of the Khilji Dynasty attacked and captured Chittorgarh in a historic battle.
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After a lot of invasions, Khilji turned his attention towards Chittorgarh in Mewar, Rajasthan, ruled by Ratan Singh.
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Alauddin Khilji got Ratan Singh to accompany him back to Delhi and kidnapped Ratan Singh.
The queen along with the rest of the women folk decided to commit a form of suicide called Jauha r. This was done so that the women do not have to face violation by Khilji's army.
Finally, Alauddin Khilji handed over Chittorgarh to his minor son Khizr Khan and a Muslim garrison positioned in the fort of Chittor