Har Ghar Tiranga

Picking up the Tricolour after I-Day

A flag collection initiative has been extended by various organisations in Bengaluru, post Independence Day, to prevent littering of flags across the city.

published on : 17th August 2022

National flags worth over Rs 60 crore procured via GeM portal during July 1-August 15 

The Government e-Marketplace (GeM) was launched on August 9, 2016 by the commerce ministry to create an open and transparent procurement platform for government buyers.

published on : 16th August 2022

No damaged, torn flags to be disposed off, say RWAs

Atul Goyal, member of United Residents Joint Action said, “The MCD provided us with guidance on how to properly get rid of any ripped flags located in our area.

published on : 16th August 2022

Painting Hyderabad in tiranga colours

Marking ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ initiative, flag hoisting was observed at many households, residential colonies and educational institutions.

published on : 16th August 2022

Three of same family electrocuted while hoisting national flag in Jharkhand

Family members claimed that the electricity department installed the high-tension wire merely one and a half feet from their house a year ago and failed to remove it despite several complaints. 

published on : 15th August 2022

Har Ghar Tiranga: Not a single weaver got orders for national flags, says  leader of AP Chenetha Karmika Sangham

"Today, we celebrate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav in a grand manner, but why do we forget the weavers," questions Pillalamarri Nageswara Rao.

published on : 15th August 2022

‘Naga flag’ flies along with Tiranga in Manipur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Har Ghar Tiranga” campaign drew a seesaw counterview in the Naga-majority hills of Manipur.

published on : 15th August 2022

Indian flag maker Pingali Venkayya: Soldier, scientist, polyglot, and selfless patriot 

Pingali Venkayya earned several titles, including Patthi (Cotton) Venkayya, Diamond Venkayya and Japan Venkayya. However, the name that stays forever is Jhanda (flag) Venkayya.

published on : 15th August 2022

Forgotten heroes: Hearts aglow with memories, burning with despair

People in the city’s hinterland recall their deep connections with the freedom struggle and Partition that still evoke feelings of pride over the past and disappointment with the present.

published on : 15th August 2022

Karnataka officials trek miles to reach Tricolour to tribal hamlets  

Eighty-year-old Babu, living in a remote tribal hamlet in Joida taluk, had not seen the Tricolour for many years.

published on : 15th August 2022

'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign leads to 'unprecedented' demand for tricolour

Several corporate houses and PSUs officials said they have undertaken special efforts to celebrate and promote the campaign.

published on : 15th August 2022

UP's 'village of soldiers' gears up to celebrate Independence Day

The central government has launched the 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign under which people are being encouraged to hoist the tricolour at their houses to mark 75 years of India's independence.

published on : 14th August 2022

It's Har Din Tiranga in Odisha's Berhampur town

Patra, a social activist said they decided to hoist the tricolour every day to create awareness about the patriotic spirit among the people.

published on : 14th August 2022

Nagas hoist 'Naga national flag' to celebrate Naga I-Day; organise programmes in Manipur

On August 14, 1947, the extremists of the Naga National Council had proclaimed independence from British rule. It was an attempt to be seen as separate from the Indian nation.

published on : 14th August 2022

RSS puts tricolour as DPs of all connected social media accounts

In the collage of video clippings, one video clipping shows RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat also hoisting the national flag.

published on : 14th August 2022

‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ sparks housing poverty debate

‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign has also brought the focus back to the slowly receding programme of ‘Housing for All by 2022’ launched by the Prime Minister in 2015.

published on : 14th August 2022

Fly high: Delhi Metro hoists flags at 23 stations

The tricolour has been displayed at all other metro stations to mark the historic milestone of India’s Independence.

published on : 14th August 2022

1.4 crore flags flying across Karnataka: Bommai

It is a celebration of a milestone in the history of Indian Independence that is being celebrated with pride and gaiety across the country.

published on : 14th August 2022

Garag flagmakers give in after reassurance   

Criticising the modifications in the National Flag Code, villagers expressed their anguish and decided not to participate in the national campaign nor hoist the flag.

published on : 14th August 2022

Of flag, false pride and failures

It is heartening to see Prime Minister Narendra Modi trying to make ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ a movement with the avowed intention of deepening the citizens’ connect with the National Flag.

published on : 14th August 2022
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