Category Archives: Strange But True

LONGEST TIME SPENT WITHOUT BLINKING HIS EYES

The record for spending the longest time without blinking his eyes was set by Mithilesh Kumar Nag (born on May 6, 1991) of Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh. He spent 6 minutes and 44 seconds without blinking his eyes while counting from 1- 100 (13 times), as confirmed on May 16, 2020.

HEAVIEST JACKFRUIT

The record for growing the heaviest jackfruit was set by Vinod Kumar Balakrishnan (born on May 14, 1971) of Wayanad, Kerala, wherein the jackfruit weighed 52.2kg, with a circumference of 119cm and length of 77cm, as confirmed on May 21, 2020.

AN EXTRAORDINARY OFFICIAL CONFERENCE

The record for organising an extraordinary official conference was set by Sushant Tukaram Sunita Kamble (born on November 12, 1993) of Mumbai, Maharashtra, along with his team ‘Camp N Joy’. The team arranged a production setup for a formal meeting at a beachside, along with tent stay and various entertainment fillers such as the bonfire, live unplugged session, from January 25, 2020 (starting at 4 pm)  to  January 26, 2020 (ending at 10 am), as confirmed on June 3, 2020.

MAXIMUM PHOTOGRAPHS SHOT IN DIFFERENT VARIATIONS OF SINGLE BUTTERFLY SPECIES

The record for shooting the maximum number of photographs in different variations of Common Evening butterfly in dry season form (DSF) was set by Darshan M. Trivedi (born on April 22, 1982) Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. He has been observing and shooting these butterflies from December 2016 and has shot 67 photographs in different variations, as confirmed on March 2, 2020.

MAXIMUM ONLINE CONTESTS WON

The record for winning the maximum number of online contests was set by Manjeet Singh (born on August 25, 1973) of Delhi. He won nine online contests including HT City star contest and had a chance to meet Deepika Padukone & Ranveer Singh, as confirmed on May 4, 2020.