The Slave Sultans were succeeded by a new dynasty, known as Khiljis. Who was the most ambitious and powerful sultan of the Khilji dynasty?
Correct Answer : b ) Alauddin KhiljiExplanation :
Alauddin Khilji, the nephew and son-in-law of Jalal-ud-din, was one of the most ambitious and powerful sultans of the Khilji dynasty. He wanted to conquer the world (to become second Alexander).
Alauddin Khilji, when he became sultan, gave presents (of gold) to the citizens. At the same time, he also contended that he was a strong and powerful ruler and hence, he would deal severely with anyone who showed signs of disloyalty.
Hence, option (b) is correct.
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