India is a state in South Asia.
The official name of the country is the Republic of India.
It is the largest country in South Asia and the seventh largest in the world in terms of geographical size.
On the other hand, in terms of population, this country is the second most populous country in the world and the largest democracy in the world.
Pakistan is bordered on the west by India China, Nepal and Bhutan on the northeast, and Bangladesh and Myanmar on the east.
There are also Sri Lanka, Maldives and Indonesia in the Indian Ocean.
Surrounded by the Indian Ocean to the south, the Arabian Sea to the west.
The Bay of Bengal to the east, the combined length of the Indian coastline is 6,516 km (4,61 miles).
The Indian subcontinent has been known for its economic prosperity and cultural heritage since time immemorial.
The historical Indus Valley Civilization developed in this region.
Multiple giant empires were established here in different periods of history.
The various historical- famous trade routes maintained the trade and cultural relations of the region with other civilizations of the world.
India is the birthplace of these four world religions ভারত Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism.
In the first millennium AD, Zoroastrianism (Persia), Judaism, Christianity and Islam entered the country and made a significant impact on Indian culture.
From the first half of the eighteenth century, the British East India Company was gradually able to bring most of the Indian territory under its control.
In the middle of the nineteenth century, the country became a full-fledged British colony.
Then, after a long struggle for independence, India emerged as an independent state in 1947.
With the enactment of the Constitution in 1950, India became a sovereign democratic republic.
India is currently a parliamentary republic with 26 states and eight union territories.
The Indian economy is the twelfth largest in the world in terms of market exchange rate and the fourth largest in terms of purchasing power parity.
Today, India is the second fastest growing economy in the world in terms of economic growth as a result of the economic reform policy adopted by the Indian government in 1991.
However, extreme poverty, illiteracy and malnutrition are still major problems in India.
Culturally, India is a multi- religious, multilingual, and multinational state.
The diversity of wildlife and flora is also observed in this country.
India's Independence Day is celebrated on the 15th of August.
It was on this date in 1947 that India gained independence from British rule.
The day is a national holiday in India. Local administrations across the country organize national flag hoisting ceremonies on the occasion of Independence Day.
The main event of the country is held at the Red Fort in Delhi.
There the Prime Minister of India hoisted the flag and addressed the nation.
He also paid homage to the leaders and martyrs who participated in the independence movement.
In 1948, World War II reduced Britain's coffers to zero.
In that case, it would be impossible for Britain to get any help, either domestic or international.
Under the circumstances that the British Labor government realized that the British Indian Army had lost the power to handle the growing political instability in India.
They decided to end British rule in India. In early 1947, the British government announced that power would be handed over to India by June 1947.
As far as the declaration of independence is concerned.