1). India has the largest postal network in the world with over 1, 55,015 post offices.
2). Chail Cricket Ground in Chail, Himachal Pradesh, is the highest in the world.
3). India’s ISRO Chandrayaan- 1 using its Moon Mineralogy Mapper detected water on the moon for the first time.
4). The father of India’s missile programme had visited Switzerland back in 2006. Upon his arrival, Switzerland declared May 26th as Science Day.
5). When Dr Rajendra Prasad was appointed the President of India, he only took 50% of his salary, claiming he did not require more than that.
6). The first rocket in India was transported on a cycle.
7). Largest number of vegetarians in the world.
8). The first country to consume sugar.
9). Rabindranath Tagore also wrote the national anthem for Bangladesh.
10). Diamonds were first mined in India.