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8 Mind Blowing and Amazing Facts about India

July 3rd, 2017
India is an amazing country filled with mind blowing facts which are not yet popular and known to all people. India is large country in terms of population and land. So, it is difficult for every people to discover mind blowing facts of the country. Let’s have a look at some of the most amazing, awesome, interesting, fun, and unknown and mind blowing facts about India.

1. Indian Railways

Indian Railways has approximately a total 1.3 million employees which is equivalent to the entire population of many countries such as Trinidad and Tobago, Estonia, Mauritius, Bahrain, Cyprus, Luxembourg, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Vatican City and more.
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2. Shani Shingnapur, Maharashtra

Shani Shingnapur is one of the most amazing villages of India; all houses in the village don’t have doors including their shops and halls. They have never kept their valuable things in lock and key. No theft has been reported yet in the village, which is the most amazing fact about India. This village is situated in Nevasa taluka of Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra state in India. Shani Shingnapur, Maharashtra

3. Without a ticket Mr Kasab?

Mumbai Police had filed case against Ajmal Kasab for entering CST Railway Station, Mumbai without a ticket! Ajmal Kasab was a terrorist who killed almost more than 50 persons in terrorist attack. This news has been confirmed by Sify News.

Mumbai Railway Station

4. India’s first rocket was brought on cycle

India is now considered as one of the most advanced country in the world. What happened when India’s first rocket was brought on a cycle? Yes, it happened. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has developed first rocket with other research organization. They have used cycle as their medium of transportation. India’s first rocket carried on cycle

5. Science Day in Switzerland

To honour Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the 11th President of India, Switzerland has declared 26th May, 2005 as Science Day. On this day, Kalam was visiting Switzerland. It is known that Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam is widely popular as the people’s president in the country.

Dr. ApJ Abdul Kalam delivering a speech on Science Day in Switzerland

6. Largest post network

To reach each and every village, India Post opened post offices in most of the towns / cities of the country. As per the current network, India Post has the largest numbers of Post Offices in the world. Along with a Floating Post Office, in August 2011, the Government of India inaugurated a floating post office in Dal Lake, Srinagar of Jammu and Kashmir. It is one of the unique post offices in the world.

Floating Post Office in Dal Lake, Srinagar

7. India never invaded any country

In the history of this country, Indian never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of the history. India is also widely known as the most peaceful country in the world. Indian Tricolour with a pigeon symbolizing peace

8. Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra

Mumbai is so much congested city. To overcome from this problem, Government has built new city which is near to original Mumbai and named as ‘Navi Mumbai’. It is the largest planned township on the planet which was developed in 1972.

Navi Mumbai