Here are some least known facts about India
- Highest cricket ground in the world
India has the highest cricket ground in the world. The ground is located in Chail, Himachal Pradesh at an altitude of 8,018 ft. It is surrounded by forest of deodar and is built in year 1893
- Water on the moon is discover by Indian scientists
The water was discovered by ISRO chadrayaan-1 in September 2009.
- First country to consume sugar
Sugar was first consumed in India as the extraction and purifying technique was developed in India
- Mawsynram is the wettest place on earth
A village located in Khasi hills, Meghalaya is the wettest place on earth. In 1985, 26000mm rainfall is recorded in mawsynram. This area is also known for many natural caves.
- 4th strongest military in the world
As stated by global firepower India has managed to maintain its position in top five military power in the world. First is United States, second Russia, Third China and Fourth is India.
- Magnetic Hill
Gravity hill located in Leh, Ladakh have magnetic properties to pull cars uphill from stand still position.
- Most facebook users in the world
India have most facebook users in the world, around 270 million active users on facebook.
- BrahMos- Worlds fastest anti-ship cruise missile
BrahMos is the world’s fastest anti-ship cruise missile. The missile travels at a speed of Mach 5.0. It can be launched through Ship, Submarine or aircraft and is current ly used by Indian Airforce, Indian Navy and Indian Army.
- Largest film producer in the world
India is the largest film producer in the world. India produced 1,986 films in year 2017. It is also the largest in terms of ticket sales.
- Second most expensive house: Antilia
Antilia house of the richest man of India, Mukesh Ambani is 400,000 square-foot in area. It have 27 floors. It have six dedicated floors for parking as Ambanis have around 168 cars. A private theatre with 50 people seat and many more