Facts About Incredible India
India had a 24.6 % of the total world's worth back in 1700 before the arrival of East India Company which was reduced to 3.6% in 1947.
Indian economy reached 1 trillion US $ mark in 2007. It doubled to 2 trillion $ in 2014. (Just 7 years)
Nizam of Hyderabad - Osman Ali khan (1886–1967) was the richest Indian ever — He had a total worth of 220 billion $ (converted in today's value of US $). He was Nizam of Hyderabad Province which included Karnataka , Telangana, Maharashtra as of today. He is listed as 5th of the richest people of all time. His name is also mentioned by Forbes.
Siachen, the highest battle point in world (5400 metres above sea level).
Shampoos were first made and used by India Shampoo this word comes from India, from Sanskrit word champu.
India was the first country to develop the technology of making sugar from sugarcane.
The day demonetisation happened , Only 10–15℅ of the total currency value was in rotation in India (you will say that you already knew it) But the fact is that the total currency value of India in rotation on that day was higher than total value of currency in rotation in Pakistan.
Zero was invented in India. (Although there are varied theories about this point, one of them states that it was discovered by Brahmagupta and used in Place Value and decimal system by Aryabhatta)
Who can forget those 21 sikh soldiers who fought against 10000 Afghan soldiers in battle of Saragarhi, best presentation of war tactics, And we are busy watching the 300 movie by Spartans
The parliament of Afghanistan is built by India worth Rs. 700 crore.
Water on moon was revealed by India In the year 2009 India's ISRO Chandrayaan- 1 utilizing its Moon Mineralogy Mapper identified water on the moon for the first time.
English speaking country India is second largest English speaking country in the world, 10% of Indians can speak in English which is about 125 million people.
India is the birth place of Ayurveda, Yoga, Martial Art,Surgery, Zero, Calculus, Geometry and Trigonometry.
City Montessori School in Lucknow 45K students and world’s largest school in terms of students.
Indian Railways has total 1.4 million staffs which are equal to the whole inhabitants of many countries such as Trinidad and Tobago, Estonia, Mauritius, Bahrain, Cyprus, Luxembourg, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco etc.
Freddie Mercury and Ben Kingsley are both of Indian ancestry Freddie Mercury was born as Parsi with the name Farrokh Bulsara Hollywood star Ben Kingsley was born as Krishna Pandit Bhanji.
Dahala Khagrabari It was part of India till 2015. This area was located with the territorial limits of Bangladesh.On 6 May 2015, India ratified the Land Boundary Agreement and decided to concede the enclave to Bangladesh.
300,000 mosques in India There are More 300K mosques in India which is more than any country in this world.
Fourth most powerful Army India has the world’s fourth most powerful army after China,Russia and US. Also, India is one of the biggest troop contributor in UN peacekeeping missions since its starting.