10 Shocking facts of India

Hindi is not the National Language of India

1. Shocking facts about India

In India, there is 780 languages are used for communication. 22 are languages are listed in the Constitution of India. Every state has its own official languages. But Hindi is not the national language of India. Hindi is mostly used in northern India. South Indians are used their state language to communicate.

India does not have a National Game

2. Shocking facts about India

Most people think that Hockey is the national game of India, and few peoples think that Cricket is the national game of India. But centre government said that there is no any national game of India.

World’s Fastest Growing Cities and urban areas from 2006 to 2020

3. Shocking facts about India

India never fails to amaze us. Most Indian people think that India’s growing speed is so slow but there are some cities like Ghaziabad, Surat and Faridabad, that are in the list of fastest growing cities in the world.

  • Ghaziabad with the growth rate of 5.20% stands in the second position of the list.
  • Surat with the growth rate of  4.99% stands in the fourth position of the list.
  • Faridabad with the growth rate of 4.44% stands in the eighth position of the list.

Bear Grylls wanted to join The Indian Army

4. Shocking facts about India

Edward Michael Grylls famous as Bear Grylls. he wanted to join the Indian army after completing the school.

Indian-American computer architect developed USB

5. Shocking facts about India
Shocking facts about India

We are surrounded by USB ports. From computers to phone everywhere we see USBs are used to connectivity. And the amazing part is that USB was developed by Indian-American computer architect Ajay V. Bhatt.

Actor Benedict Cumberbatch volunteered as an English teacher

6. Shocking facts about India

Sherlock actor Benedict Cumberbatch took a year rest from his acting and became an English teacher at a Tibetan monastery at Darjeeling.

India is the inventor of Calculus and Trigonometry

7. Shocking facts about India

No doubt most hated subject is math. and the toughest part of math Calculus and trigonometry are invented by India.

The world’s largest school

8. Shocking facts about India
Shocking facts about India

The City Montessori School in Lucknow is the world’s largest school in term of pupils. According to the Guinness Book of World Records on December 29, 2011, the school had 39,437 pupils and 2,500 teachers.

The world’s Biggest Employer

9. Shocking facts about India
Shocking facts about India

Indian railway is arranging bread butter for 1.4 million people by providing them jobs. Indian railway is the biggest employer in the world.  The count of employees in the Indian railways is more than some countries like Vatican City, Liechtenstein, Iceland etc.

Second largest English-speaking population

10. Shocking facts about India

In India, only 11.38% peoples know the English language. But this count make India second country, right after the US that has the most  English-speaking population