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With reference to Delhi Sultanate, the Turkan-e-Chihalgani was constituted by __?




Qutubuddin Aibak




Ali Gauhar


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The Delhi Sultanate – The Slave Dynasty: Iltutmish (1210-1236 AD) was the third ruler of the Mamluk dynasty of Delhi of Turkic origin.

He constituted a corp of 40 loyal slaves Amirs Known as Turkan-i-Chihalgani.

A select body of Turkish nobility originally slaves of Iltumish which came into existence during the period of Iltumish to be destroyed by Balban later.

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