|Prag Mahal with clock tower on righten.wikipedia.org.|
|Prag mahal, Durbar hall, Bhuj. en.wikipedia.org.|
The 2001 Gujarat earthquake severely damaged this palace as well as other historical buildings like Aima Mahal, part of Dhargharb palace. The unfortunate fact is this palace of beauty was broken into by thieves in 2006, who, besides stealing antiques worth millions of rupees damaged countless valuable and rare items of historical value throughout the palace. The stolen and damaged items can not be quantified and it was a big loss Until recent past this structure was in ruins. Thanks to Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachan who took keen interest in this old structure and repaired the palace, tower and the Clock. Now, it is open to public view. Prag mahal is close to Aina Mahal.
Haresh Pandya. "Burglars targeting Gujarat palaces". Rediff.com (September 04, 2006)