Amazing Facts About India Everyone Should Know

Amazing Facts About India Everyone Should Know
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India has both rural as well as metro societies. Soon India will become a leader in science and technology. India has an entertainment industry, India has an agriculture industry, India has a service industry, India has a popular IT industry.

Interesting Facts About India

  1. India is officially known as the Republic of India.
  2. India is located in South Asia. It is an Asian country.
  3. India is the second-most populous country in the world.
  4. India is the seventh-largest country by land area in the world.
  5. India is the most populous democracy in the world.
  6. As of 2021 current President of India Ram Nath Kovind.
  7. The motto of India is “Satyameva Jayate”.
  8. Jana Gana Mana is the national anthem of India. It was originally composed as Bharoto Bhagyo Bidhata in Bengali by polymath Rabindranath Tagore.
  9. The first stanza of the song Bharoto Bhagyo Bidhata was adopted by the Constituent Assembly of India as the National Anthem on 24 January 1950.
  10. A formal rendition of the national anthem takes approximately 52 seconds.
  11. New Delhi is the capital of India and an administrative district of NCT Delhi. National Capital Territory (NCT) Delhi, is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi.
  12. Three major branches of the government of India are located in New Delhi, namely, the Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, and the Supreme Court of India.
  13. Mumbai is the largest city in India.
  14. As per, United Nations, in 2018, Mumbai was the second-most populous city in India after Delhi.
  15. As per, United Nations, in 2018, Mumbai was the seventh-most populous city in the world with a population of about 20 million.
  16. Mumbai has the highest number of millionaires and billionaires among all cities in India.
  17. The official language of India is Hindi.
  18. Recognized regional languages in India are Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Kokborok, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Mizo, Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
  19. India has the following major religions Religion Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism, Buddhism & Jainism.
  20. People living in India are known as Indians.
  21. India as Memberships of following international organizations UN, WTO, BRICS, SAARC, SCO, G4 nations, Group of Five, G8+5, G20, Commonwealth of Nations and BIMST-EC.
  22. As of 2021, the current President of India is Ram Nath Kovind.
  23. As of 2021, current Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu.
  24. As of 2021, current Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi.
  25. As of 2021, current Chief Justice of India N. V. Ramana.
  26. India covers a total area of 3,287,263 km2.
  27. As of 2018, India’s estimated population is 1,352,642,280.
  28. The Indian rupee is the official currency of India.
  29. Indian rupee currency sign is ₹.
  30. Indian currency code is INR (Indian Rupee).
  31. The Indian rupee is subdivided into 100 paise.
  32. As of 2019, coins of denomination of 1 rupee are the lowest value in use in India.
  33. In India, the issuance of the currency is controlled by the Reserve Bank of India. The Reserve Bank manages and controls the currency in India.
  34. India supports Time zone UTC+05:30 (IST). UTC is the primary time standard by which the world regulates clocks and time.
  35. India recognizes date format dd-mm-yyyy.
  36. India has left-side driving.
  37. The official India calling code is +91.
  38. India ISO 3166 code is IN. ISO 3166-2:IN is the entry for India in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).
  39. .in is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for India. It was introduced in 1989.
  40. INRegistry is the organization responsible for the .in TLD and the native language internationalized domain name TLDs for the country.
  41. INregistry was appointed by the government of India and operates under the authority National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI).
  42. India has been a federal republic since 1950, governed in a democratic parliamentary system. A federal republic is a federation of states with a republican form of government.

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