Ten fun facts about India

Fact 1:
There is 17 major languages and 844 dialects spoken in India.

Fact 2:
India was one of the richest countries on earth until the British invasion in the early 17th century.

Fact 3:
India invented the number system and Aryabhatta was the scientist who invented the digit zero.

Fact 4:
Chess was invented in India.

Fact 5:
India is the 6th largest country in the world, the largest democracy and one of the oldest civilization.

Fact 6:
India has the most number of mosques. It has 300,000 mosques which is much more than the Muslim world.

Fact 7:
India is one of the largest exporter of computer software products.

Fact 8:
Before 1986, India was the only place in the world where Diamonds could be found.

Fact 9:
The biggest and the largest employer in the world is Indian railways employing over a million people.

Fact 10:
India has the most number of post offices in the world.

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