How the settlements in the Mohenjodaro were constructed? Discuss their features.

The settlements in the Mohenjodaro were divided into two sections.

  1. The first section was at the higher level but was smaller in expansion. On the other hand, the second section was at the lower level but was larger in expansion.
  2. The upper section was designated as the Citadel by the archaeologist and the lower section was known as the Lower Town.
  3. The buildings in the Citadel were constructed on mud-wall bricks.
  4. Citadel was walled due to which it remained separated from the Lower Town.
  5. The Lower Town in the city of Mohenjodaro was also walled and several of the buildings were also constructed on the raised platforms.

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