Mauritius is a nation on an island that is located in the Indian Oceans and is at the distance of about 2000 kilometers (or some might say 1200 miles) from the southeastern coast of the continent of Africa. The country basically consist of several islands which are called Mauritius Rodrigues, also the archipelago along with the islands of Agalega. Its capital is Port Louis which is also its largest city.
Mauritius got its independence from the British rule on 12th march 1968 and got the status of republic in 1992. No official language for this country is yet declared in the constitution but some of the vernacular languages of this country include the Mauritian Creole, French and English. It has the parliamentary type of government and the current president is Kailash Purryag where as the prime minister of this country is Navin Ramgoolam.
It is a country with various ethics and cultures. Most of the residents of this country can speak more than one languages. It is well known for its very effective and beneficial democracy and stable economy and political freedom.