India is the seventh largest country around the world. The country is bounded by the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal. It got Independence on 15th August I the year 1947. Today, it is the second most populous country next with around 1.2-billion people. The name of the country got derived from Indus, which got originated from Old Persian word ‘Hindu’.
The word Hindustan was initially a Persian word which meant ‘Land of Hindus’, before 1947. The country went through deep loss with partition and to achieve its Independence. It is Home to ancient Indus Valley Civilization with vast empire and historic trade routes. Today, the Indian economy is considered as the 7th largest by GDP.