Economic Measures taken by Firoz Shah Tughlaq

What were the economic measures taken by Firoz Shah Tughlaq?

  • He reduced taxes in the doab region.
  • He abolished several taxes and imposed only those allowed by Islamic Law.
  • He catered to interests of cultivators by providing them with irrigation facilties.
  • He constructed five canals and easy loans were provided.
  • Many wells were dug and a few dams were constructed.