Xinhua: Pakistan in efforts to rejuvenate Taxila, one of most important archaeological sites in Asia

Xinhua: Pakistan in efforts to rejuvenate Taxila, one of most important archaeological sites in Asia
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Updated 12 May 2018

Xinhua: Pakistan in efforts to rejuvenate Taxila, one of most important archaeological sites in Asia

Xinhua: Pakistan in efforts to rejuvenate Taxila, one of most important archaeological sites in Asia

May 12: Xinhua Net report by Raheela Nazir states that When it comes to the ancient history, Pakistan has its fair share of treasures of which the most prominent and undeniably important archaeological sites in South Asia is Taxila, a place where rich human civilizations rose and declined over the last five millennia. Sadeed Arif, assistant professor of archaeology at the Quaid-e-Azam University in Islamabad, told Xinhua that Taxila was ruled by various empires over the centuries for its special location and also an important trade route in the times of yore. The ancient city used to be a regional or national capital.

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