• Four British-Indian supporters mobilised fans during the India vs Pakistan match at the 1999 World cup in UK, to form The Bharat Army. Rakesh Patel, one of the brains behind Bharat Army says, it’s much more than just a fan group now — “In 2015, we set up Bharat Army Travel to create organised tours for Indian cricket fans, who follow the team. We are also an official ICC Travel & Tours Partner and for the Cricket World Cup 2019. We will have over 8,000 Indian cricket fans travelling with us from over 22 countries around the world!”