The entire nation from Kashmir to Kanyakumari is all set to celebrate the 73rd Independence Day tomorrow i.e. on 15th August 2019. In India Independence Day is annually celebrated on 15th August since 1947. India got Independence on 15th August from the British in the year 1947. This Independence day is the 73rd birthday of free India that is going to be celebrated by the entire nation on Thursday. The first Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru hoisted the Tri Colour Indian Flag in Red Fort Delhi. The 15th of August Indian Independence Day is a National Holyday, every Prime Minister of India raises the Flag at Red Fort and addresses the nation.
India is called a Subcontinent and it comprises of 28 States and 9 Union Territories. India is the largest Democratic country in the world and striving to become a 5 trillion dollar economy very soon. India is a peninsula which contains water on its 3 sides. India is bounded by the Himalayas on the North, Bay of Bengal on the East, Indian Ocean on the South and the Arabian Sea on the west. India is the 7th biggest country in the world, third largest country in the Asia and the largest country in the South Asia.
In India there are 122 major languages and 1599 other languages but according to the eight schedule of Indian Constitution 22 languages are recognised. India is the second biggest country by population and today the population of India is around 135 Crores.Sponsored Links