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  1. The foreign traveller who visited India during the reign of Shahjahan was
    1. Thomas Roe
    2. William Hawkins
    3. Ibn Batuta
    4. Manucci
Correct Option: D

Italian traveller Nicolao Manucci (1653-1708 AD) visited India during the reign of Mughal emperor Shahjahan. Manucci had first-hand knowledge of the Mughal court, and his work “Storia do Mogor” is considered to be the most detailed account of the Mughal court. It is an important account of the time of the later reign of Shah Jahan and of the reign of Aurangzeb.

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