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Irakalgada Fort, Deccan Forts
Irakalgada Fort is one of the most popular Deccan Forts which is located in Irakalgada or Irkalgada village in Koppal taluk in the district of Koppal in Karnataka.
 
 Irakalgada Fort is one of the most popular Deccan Forts which is located in Irakalgada or Irkalgada village in Koppal taluk in the district of Koppal in Karnataka, India. The fortress is situated near the village of Bewoor in Yelburga taluk. The geographical coordinate of the site is latitude 15°28`2?N 76°13`15?E. Irakalgada Fort lies almost is 12km away from Koppal.

Irakalgada Fort is small fort that was built as a military post and a defensive structure. It was utilized as a watch tower for a lookout to watch over the attacks of the enemies. The fortress lies in a dilapidated condition presently. The site is now open to tourists and visitors throughout the year. It is being maintained by the Government of India.

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(Last Updated on : 07/02/2013)
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