Category:Grand Trunk Road

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Grand Trunk Road (it); গ্র্যান্ড ট্রাঙ্ক রোড (bn); Grand Trunk Road (fr); Великий колёсный путь (ru); जी.टी.रोड (bho); Grand Trunk Road (de); ଗ୍ରାଣ୍ଡ ଟ୍ରଙ୍କ ରୋଡ଼ (or); Grand Trunk Road (en-gb); جاده گرند ترانک (fa); 大幹道 (zh); GT kelias (lt); جی ٹی روڈ (pnb); 大幹道 (ja); Grand Trunk Road (es); Великий колісний шлях (uk); Grand Trunk Road (id); Grand Trunk Road (nn); ഗ്രാൻഡ് ട്രങ്ക് റോഡ് (ml); Grand Trunk Road (nl); گرینڈ ٹرنک روڈ (ur); ग्रैंड ट्रंक रोड (hi); Grand Trunk Road (nb); ਗ੍ਰੈਂਡ ਟਰੰਕ ਰੋਡ (pa); Grand Trunk Road (en); הדרך הראשית הגדולה (he); Grand trunk road (cs); பெரும் தலைநெடுஞ்சாலை (ta) এশিয়ার অন্যতম প্রাচীন ও দীর্ঘতম সড়ক পথ (bn); Fernstraße in Asien (de); major road in Asia (en); כביש בפקיסטן (he); バングラデシュのチッタゴンからインドの西ベンガル州のハウラーを経由して、北インドを横断しパキスタンのラホールを越え、アフガニスタンのカブールに至る、アジアの最古で最長の主要道の1つ (ja) GT Road, UttaraPatha, Shah Rah-e-Azam, Sadak-e-Azam (en); グランド・トランク・ロード, グランド・トランク (ja); GT Road (de); ଗ୍ରାଣ୍ଡଟ୍ରଙ୍କ ରୋଡ଼ (or)
Grand Trunk Road 
major road in Asia
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Location Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan
Heritage designation
  • Tentative World Heritage Site (2015, Sites along the Uttarapath, Badshahi Sadak, Sadak-e-Azam, Grand Trunk Road, on developments in architecture or technology, monumental arts, town-planning or landscape design, object illustrates significant stage in human history, cultural object with outstanding universal significance)
Length
  • 2,500 km
27° 20′ 24″ N, 79° 03′ 36″ E
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The Grand Trunk Road (commonly abbreviated to GT Road), also formerly known as Uttarapatha ("northern road"), Shah Rah-e-Azam or Sadak-e-Azam ("great road") or Badshahi Sadak ("king's road"), is one of South Asia's oldest and longest major roads. For several centuries, it has linked the eastern and western regions of the Indian subcontinent, running from Bangladesh, across north India, into Peshawar in Pakistan up to Kabul, Afghanistan. It was rebuilt on existing road during Maurya Empire in 3rd century BCE and later renovated by Suri empire, Mughal empire and British empire.

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