Chitra Durgada Kallina Kote....... remember this famous Kannada film song..? Veera Ramani Vanake Obavva brave heatedly frighted with enemies who comes through this cave & dedicated her life to save Durga (Fort).
History of the For-
The fort is popularly known as ‘Yelu Suttina Kote’It characterized of seven lines of defense with circular square,hexagonal & octagonal bastions at regular intervals of which three are at the foot of the hill& the other four built over the hill. The outermost wall has four getaways.The height of the wall of each line varie from 8 to 15mtrs.At the places brick walls of 4-6 are also used to add to the height.In all the fortification once had nineteen gateways,38 posters gates,35 secret entrances.