India is the land of many amazing things. There are countless things which are unknown or unusual to the outsider (non-Indian). In each and every part of the country, you will find different culture, tradition, food, style, and even their beliefs. In this article, we have compiled a list of the most amazing, mind-blowing and unusual things and facts about India. So, let’s enjoy!
What are some of the most mind-blowing facts about India?
1. Indian Railways
Indian Railways has a large number of employees i.e. 1.4 million, which is equivalent to many small nations across the world, such as Iceland, Vatican City, Estonia, Luxembourg, Bahrain, Trinidad and Tobago, Monaco, and many more.
2. No Doors in All Houses of the Village
Have you ever seen all houses of a village without doors? Yes, it is only possible in India. There is a village, named, Shani Shingnapur in Maharashtra where people didn’t have any fear due to their faith in god. No theft have been reported in the village yet.
3. 200 women killed rapist in court-room in Nagpur
Akku Yadav, a rapist and a hard-core criminal was killed by a mob of 200 women in Nagpur’s court-room. Akku Yadav was accused of many rapes and he often released by court in most of cases. These women lost their faith in the justice system of India and taken law in their hand.
4. Largest planned city – Navi Mumbai aka New Mumbai
The Government has built a new city, called, New Mumbai or Navi Mumbai, which is considered the largest planned township on the planet.
5. First rocket of India was brought on bicycle
Have you ever imagined a rocket may be brought on bicycle? Yes, it happened in India. The country’s first rocket was brought on bicycle. It was developed by India’s space research organization.
6. 31 Doctors in Single Family
Have you ever seen a family with 31 doctors, residing in the same house? Yes, it happens only in India. A family in Jaipur, Rajasthan has 7 physicians, 3 ophthalmologists, 3 ENT specialists, orthopedic, urologist, psychiatrists, pathologists, 5 gynecologists, and neurologists. They should rename their surname as doctor family.
7. India never invaded any country
In the history of this country, India never invaded any country. India is considered as one of the most peaceful countries in the world.
8. Largest Postal Network
India Post, one of the largest postal networks in the world. India Post has the largest number of post offices in the world. It covers the most of villages in every part of the country.
9. Second Largest Country in the World
India is the second largest country in the world after China by population. The population of India is 1.25 billion according to the last census.
10. Without ticket charges on terrorist
Indian officials filed without ticket case against Ajmal Kasab for entering CST Railway Station, Mumbai. The news was published in Sify News portal.
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Article last re-published on October 11, 2015.