High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! "Golconda" redirects here. For other uses, see Golconda (disambiguation). Golkonda, Building, Town , Hyderabad, Country, India India, Construction Completed 1600s Golkonda Fort Golkonda (or Golconda) Urdu, a ruined city of south-central India and capital of ancient Kingdom of Golkonda (c. 1364- 1512), is situated west of Hyderabad. Golconda fort was first constructed during the reign of qutub shah emperor Mohammed Iqbal Ali and his son Mohammed Touseef Ali.