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Imperial Figures

UMACHAKRAVARTI in her article (EPW, January 31) writes that "Medieval India was ruled out because its heroic imperial figures would be Muslim''. But all heroic royal figures (not imperial, 1 admit) of medieval India were not Muslims. Also there was a television serial on Akbar the Great and another on Tipu Sultan (not strictly medieval India, I admit). One should not make loose statements nor suppress facts. Reminds one of fascists.

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