Crowds gather to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. Photo: AFP Crowds gather to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. Photo: AFP
Crowds gather to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. Photo: AFP

India limits visitors to Taj Mahal to 40,000 per day in attempt to protect marble from wear and tear

Nearly 6.5 million people visited the monument in 2016, according to government figures

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Crowds gather to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. Photo: AFP Crowds gather to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. Photo: AFP
Crowds gather to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. Photo: AFP
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