The tomb was built between 1320 and 1324 CE in the pre-Mughal architectural style. The tomb is said to have built by Ghias-ud-Din Tughlak (1320-1324 AD) during his governorship of Depalpur, and was given by his son, Muhammad Bin- Tughlak to the descendants of Shah Rukn-e- Alam for the latter’s burial in 1330. The monument received Agha Khan Award in 1983.
In the 1970s, the mausoleum was thoroughly repaired and renovated by the Auqaf department.Monument needs repair under annual maintenance programme.
- The entire glittering glazed interior is the result of new tiles and brickwork done by the Kashigars of Multan.
- A graceful model of Muslim architecture made of tiles, bricks and wood.
- It is decorated with glazed kashi tiles having geometric design in blue, white colours.see images