196. Without #Taiwan, 195 countries.
There are 196 countries in the world today.
Although Taiwan operates as an independent country, many countries (including U.S) do not officially recognise as one. This brings the count down to 195 countries.
This provokes to figure out why Taiwan is not officially considered.
Waiting for more than 3 minutes, no need to pay at toll gate.
National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has responded to a Right To Information (RTI) application that: there is a provision to pass the vehicles free-of-cost if the waiting time exceeds 3 minutes.