India is not only big in terms of population but also in terms of diversity and cultural heritage. India gained Independence from British rule back in the year 1947. Talking about the details of our national flag that has four colours namely- Saffron, White, Green and Navy blue. Each colour signifies a particular message.
India is a country located in South Asia. It is the second-most populous nation which is the seventh-largest country by area, and the most populous democracy in the world. In fact, it is a land of mystery and known for its incredible history.
The Navy blue wheel with 24 spokes is Dharma Chakra while the saffron colour stands for courage, sacrifice and the spirit of renunciation. The white colour signifies purity and truth whereas the green stripe stands for faith and fertility.
Meanwhile, in the latest development, India surpassed the United Kingdom to become the fifth largest economy on September 2, 2022. Yes, you read it right! Indian economy transcended the UK to become the fifth largest economy in the globe.
Meanwhile, in the last quarter of 2021, India outsmarted the United Kingdom, according to GDP figures by the International Monetary fund. India is only next to the US, China, Japan, and Germany, with the UK now coming 6th on the list.
Anand Mahindra reacts after India surpasses the UK to become the fifth largest economy
After India surpassed the UK to become the fifth largest economy, Anand Mahindra took to his official Twitter handle and posted a tweet. He wrote, “The law of Karma works. News that would have filled the hearts of every Indian that fought hard & sacrificed much for freedom. And a silent but strong reply to those who thought India would descend into chaos. A time for silent reflection, and gratitude. 🙏🏽🇮🇳”
Meanwhile, CEO of Kotak Mahindra Bank, Uday Kotak wrote, “Proud moment for India to pip UK, our colonial ruler, as the 5th largest economy: India $3.5trn vs UK $3.2trn.But a reality check of population denominator: India: 1.4 bn vs UK.068 bn.Hence,per capita GDP we at $2,500 vs $47,000. We have miles to go…Let’s be at it!”