3. The residents of some Indian villages rely solely on Sanskrit to communicate with each other.
These include the villages of Mathur in Karnataka, Jhiri in Madhya Pradesh and Khada in Rajasthan.
4. India was exceptional when it came to hockey in the 1920s. The British were forced to withdraw from the Olympics in 1920 to avoid a probable defeat by their colony.
In the 1928 Olympics, India managed to secure an impressive number of goals (102), conceding only 3.