Jizya tax was imposed on ______

Jizya tax is the tax levied in the form of financial charge on permanent non-Muslim subjects of a state governed by Islamic law in return for the safety of their lives. The jizya tax was initiated by Qutb-ud-din Aibak. Jizya was abolished by the Mughal ruler Akbar in the 16th century. In 1679 Aurangzeb reintroduced the jizya.

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