Our nation, India is one of the most fast-developing, democratic nations in the world. It is densely populated and has many-a grand tourist places that get visited frequently. Here are a few things, really, only a few out of millions of things India is proud of.
Chess was invented in India
Isn’t this a proud moment? India has produced so many great chess players over the period of time, its just amazing.
Other than USA and Japan, India is the only country to have ever simultaneously produced a supercomputer!
Did you know India never invaded a country in her former 1,00,000 years? Wow. After being exploited so much, India has managed to stand up on her own feet without much international help.
You know what? India is the topmost country which produces the highest number of movies per year, which is more than 1000! Talk about 3 hour long movies multiplied by 1000.
How awesome is it to know that May 26 is celebrated as Science Day in Switzerland because, on that day, our former president Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam visited the country.
India is the world’s largest democracy, with more than 1.2 billion people! All hail Democracy!
Celebrating 160 years since the day of Indian Railway. It carries more than 20 million passengers a day along 65,000 kilometres of track. These trains are called the lifeline of India.
India has the highest number of post offices and mailboxes in the world. It is one of the main reasons why people in Kerela are able to maintain contact with the people in Shimla!
IEEE has proved what has been a century old suspicion in the world scientific community that the pioneer of wireless communication was Prof. Jagdish Bose and not Marconi (the person Marconi!).
These are just a few, there are gazillions of facts about India that would not be able to fit into one article. India is living proof of the idiom Unity in Diversity.