Pavagada Fort, Pavagada Tq. Tumkur Dt.

Pavagada is known for infamous reasons. Few decades ago, it had a reputation of being the home of wolves that used to carry children. But it was long ago and remained as mystery. Naxals, who are far more dangerous, have also given a bad name to this place. Pavagada is joined to Karnataka through a narrow chickens neck. People traveling from Bengaluru have to cross over to Andra Pradesh to reach Pavagada.
Information about an old fort in the town of Pavagada: This hill fort was built in 1405 by a famous Vijaynagar dynasty’s king. This fort bears the stamp of the violent battle that took place between Tipu Sultan and the British.