Ahead of Independence Day and the much â€˜Har Ghar Tirangaâ€™ campaign, the Centre recently listed steps on the correct way to fold the national flag.
The central government has started â€˜Har Ghar Tirangaâ€™ campaign under the aegis of â€˜Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsavâ€™ to encourage people to bring the Tricolor home and to hoist it to mark the 75th year of Indiaâ€™s independence between August 13 and 15.
As the campaign is set to begin, the Ministry of Culture posted a step-by-step guide on the correct way to fold and store the national flag.
- Place the flag horizontally.
- Fold the saffron and green bands under the middle white band.
- Fold the white band in such a way that only the Ashok Chakra is seen with parts of saffron and green bands.
- After the process is complete, carry the folded flag on palms or arms to store it.
Apart from Har Ghar Tiranga the central government has also encouraging citizens up Indian flag pictures on their social media accounts, Tiranga Bike Rally were also taken out at many places in the country.