Madh Fort (Versova Fort)

Madh fort’ is relatively smaller than that of other forts but is an exquisite evidence of our rich architecture. It is built in northern part of Mumbai at Madh Island which is lonely place about 15 Kilometers (9 ml) from Malad, India. This fort is surrounded by the Arabian Sea in the west and the Malad creek in the east.

History

The foundation of this fort was laid by Portuguese. It was used as watchtower in 17th century. It was thrashed during the period when those Portuguese battled with Maratha Empire in February 1739.

Movies shot at this fort:  ‘Love Ke Liye Kuchh Bhi Karega’ and ‘Mard’ directed by Manmohan Desai (1985)

Serials shot at this fort: C.I.D (few episodes)

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