[6], Akbar built Buland Darwaza at Fatehpur Sikri in 1575 to commemorate his victory over Gujarat. The emperor recalled the detachment he had sent against Surat, and overtaking the Mírza at Sarnál or Thásra on the right bank of the Mahi river about twenty-three miles north-east of Nadiad, after a bloody conflict routed him. Administrative Units. Gujarat Sultán Muzaffar Shah III, who had separated from the Fauládis of Patan, fell into the hands of the emperor, who granted him his life but placed him under charge of one of his nobles named Karam Áli. (After the South victory, the number was 12 to 15). 201: Treaty of 1537 . He did not face any serious challenge and Ahmedabad was occupied by the Mughals after a minor battle. He is said to have had 12 more wives from different ethnic and religious backgrounds. Gujarat, Bihar Bengal and Orissa also came under him. But this rebellion was quelled. Under his invitation a large party of Portuguese came to Surat during the siege, but seeing the strength of the Mughal army, represented themselves as ambassadors and besought the honour of an interview. One noble Itimad Khan, with view of becoming independent and supreme, continued to engage in power struggle with other nobles. A. Akbar Surat was placed in the charge of Kalíj Khán. Jan 1, 1601. 1584 AD-Abdurrahim was given the title of the Khanquan to suppress the rebellion in Gujarat. Akbar first rushed to ahmednagar. At this time Ibráhím Mírza held Baroda, Muhammad Husain Mírza held Surat, and Sháh Mírza held Champaner. One noble Itimad Khan, with view of becoming independent and supreme, continued to engage in power struggle with other nobles. During one such instance, Khandesh gained Dultanpur and Nandubar from nobles for not invading Gujarat. As the conquest of Gujarát was completed in, When the Mughal army reached Kadi, the nobles; Ítimád Khán, Ikhtiyár Khán, Álaf Khán, and Jhujhár Khán; met Akbar and another noble Sayad Hámid also was honoured with an audience at Hájipur. Humayun could hardly… At this time Mírza Muhammad Husain was at Ranpur near Dhandhuka. The emperor now sent a force under Sháh Kuli Khán to invest the fort of Surat, and following in person pitched his camp at Gopi Talav, a suburb of that city. Akbar turned his attention to the Deccan after he had completed the conquest of northern India. Humayun has occupied it in 1536 and Akbar could claim Gujarat as a lost province of the Mughal Empire. Instead of trying to crush the Rajputs as the Sultans of Delhi had done, this great and far-sighted ruler converted them into the pillars of his empire. Bairam Khan’s Conquest. The viceroy Mírza Âzíz Kokaltásh with other nobles marched against them, and after a hard-fought battle, in which several of the Mughal nobles were slain, Mírza Âzíz Kokaltásh was victorious. C. Gujarat. After Humayun’s withdrawal, Gujarat was no longer a unified kingdom. When Sher Khán Fauládi, who had taken refuge in Sorath, heard of Muhammad Khán’s return to Pátan, he met Mírza Muhammad Husain, and uniting their forces they joined Muhammad Khán at Pátan. Akbar’s next objective was the conquest of Gujarat and Bengal, which had connected Hindustan with the trading world of Asia, Africa, and Europe. Muhammad Shah begged pardon which was granted by Humayun. A. Awadh. Next he became entangled in a quarrel with Sher (or Shīr) Khan (later Sher Shah of Sūr, founder of the Sūr dynasty), the new leader of the Afghans in the east, by unsuccessfully besieging the fortress of Chunar (1532). 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