The de facto successor of Alauddin Khilji immediately after his death was__?
[A] Shihabuddin Umar
[B] Khizr Khan
[C] Qutbuddin Mubarak
[D] Malik Kafur
The Delhi Sultanate – The Khilji Dynasty: »Malik Kafur defeated the yadava king ramachandra of devagiri in 1307.He gave his daughter Jhatyapali in marriage to Alauddin khilji. »In 1316, after the death of Alauddin, Malik Kafur presented a will of Sultan and enthroned the 5 years old Prince Shihabuddin Umar as Sultan and became the defacto ruler of the empire.