The Harappan city of Dholavira gets UNESCO’s World Heritage site status
The Harappan city of Dholavira, in Gujarat named the 40th Indian site on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. Located in the Kutch district, Dholavira is the larger of the two most remarkable excavations of the Indus Valley Civilisation dating back to about 4,500 years ago. This archaeological site is one of the best-preserved urban settlements from the period in Southeast Asia.
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UNESCO also declared Mexico's Tlaxcala Cathedral as a World Heritage site.