8 Amazing Facts About The Indian Army That Would Fill Your Heart With Pride

Blog By Vignesh  |  21-08-17

It is really touching to know the struggles of our Army!

#8 The Indian army has the biggest ‘voluntary’ military force in the world.

#8 The Indian army has the biggest ‘voluntary’ military force in the world.

The Indian army has the biggest ‘voluntary’ military force in the world.


#7 Bailey Bridge

#7 Bailey Bridge

The Bailey bridge, the highest altitude bridge in the world, is built by the Indian army.


#6 We have never attacked first

#6 We have never attacked first

We never attack first but we don't leave the enemy once they start the infiltration.
The Indian army has never initiated the first attack or engaged in a military coup to gain power or govern a nation.


#5 Highest battlefield in the world

#5 Highest battlefield in the world

The Indian army controls the highest battlefield in the world, the Siachen Glacier, which is 5000 metres above sea level.


#4 India ranks 4th in the list of global fire power

#4 India ranks 4th in the list of global fire power

India ranks 4th in the list of global fire power, next only to USA, Russia and China.


#3 Agni and Prithvi

#3 Agni and Prithvi

Agni and Prithvi are the two most accurate nuclear-capable basaltic missiles in the world in their respective categories.


#2 Operation Rahat

#2 Operation Rahat

As part of the Operation Rahat, the Indian army evacuated many people the massive flood in Uttarakhand.
It was one of the biggest civilian rescue operations ever carried out in the world!


#1 High Altitude Warfare School (HAWS)

#1 High Altitude Warfare School (HAWS)

The Indian army’s High Altitude Warfare School (HAWS) is considered as one of the most most elite training centers in the world.








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