History of the Grishk or Gereshk fort, Helmand

Gereshk or Grishk (گرشک) fort was located in the Grishak district of Helmand province of Afghanistan. Ancient Grishk. A new fort on the same site was built by Sardar Kohandil Khan Barakzai of Kandahar in early 19th century. The fort was heavily damaged during Anglo-Afghan wars. Grishk was the name of the province which was carved … Read more