Razia Sultan (1205-1240) was the first woman who ruled India. She was the daughter of the Delhi Sultan Iltutmish. Razia possessed remarkable talents. As a queen, she displayed her virtue ore prominently. Some of the nobles could not reconcile themselves to the rule of a woman. She soon overpowered her enemies
Razia was fully devoted to her empire and to her subjects. She was killed along with her husband by her brother. Thus life of Razia ended miserably after the reign of three years and a few months.
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Razia Sultan, daughter of Iltutmish sultan was the Sultan of Delhi from 1236 to May 1240. She possessed many talents and was the first  and last woman ruler if the Delhi Sultanate.She was an efficient ruler and had all the qualities of a monarch.