Friday, 16 October 2015

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20 Weird Facts About India That You Never Heard Before

India, the most populous country in the world had some of the weird facts which are mostly unknown and rarely spoke.

It's illegal to take Indian currency (rupees) out of India. 

An Indian man claims he hasn't eaten or drunk for 70 years. After many tests, doctors still don't know how it's possible. 

Global warming 'solved' a land dispute between India and Bangladesh.The island which made conflict is disappeared naturally.

Breathing the air in Mumbai, India, for just one day is equivalent to smoking 100 cigarettes. 

Police officers in one state in India are given a slight pay upgrade for having a mustache

India has more mobile phones than toilets. 61% of school children in India have disease-causing germs on their hands. 

In West Bengal, India, cows must have a Photo ID Card. 

In India, a polling station is set up in a forest for a lone voter in every election since 2004. 

India has more population than the entire Western Hemisphere of Earth. 

India's "Go Air" airline only hires female flight attendants because they are lighter, so they save up to US$500,000 per year in fuel. 

Gleevec, a cancer drug that costs US$70,000 in the U.S. per year, cost just US$2,500 in India because it can't be patented there. 

Common man in India repeatedly , the Indian parliament and various other heritage sites. He was sentenced to 113 years but managed to escape prison 9 times . The last time, he was 84 years old. 

There is a gypsy tribe in India that celebrates death as one of the happiest events in their lives, while treating births with great grief. 

India is expected to be the world's most populous country by 2050. With 1.6 billion people, it will almost equal the U.S. and China's population combined.