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Who among the following Sultans of Delhi assumed the title Sikandar-i-Sani?

 A.

Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq

 B.

Alauddin Khalji

 C.

Sikandar Lodi

 D.

Balban

 E.

None of these

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Solution:
Option(B) is correct

Alauddin Khilji was a militarist and imperialist to the core.

He was very ambitious.

Alauddin, whose original name was Ali Gurshap, assumed the title Sikandar-i-Sani (Alexander the Second) and proclaimed Delhi as Dar-ul-Khilafa (Seat of the Caliphate).


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