More than 20 crore national flags have been made available to people since the announcement of the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign, culture ministry officials said Friday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had called on people on July 22 to strengthen the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ movement by hoisting or displaying the national flag in their homes between 13 and 15 August.
In the run-up to the 75th anniversary of India’s independence, the government has envisioned the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ exercise (tricolors in every house).
More than 20 crore of national flags have been made available to people since the campaign was announced, ministry officials said.
Officials said change in the flag code has also contributed to a surge in demand for the national flag.
The government has changed the country’s flag code by flying and machining the tricolor both during the day and at night, in addition to using polyester.
As part of the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign under the auspices of the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, the government, Ministry of Culture, various Union ministers, among others, have called on the people to wear the Indian tricolor in their homes to hoist.
The ministry has also suggested good ways for people to display a flag in their homes through the campaign’s website, urging them to take a selfie with ‘Tiranga’ or a flag near them on the internet. to pin.
Modi had said on July 31 that the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ was turning into a mass movement and urged people to post ‘Tiranga’ as a profile picture of their social media accounts between August 2 and 15.
The prime minister had changed his image on social media accounts to the national flag on Aug. 2, urging people to do the same as part of a collective movement to celebrate the Tricolor.
Other senior BJP leaders, including Union and Prime Ministers, had followed suit.
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