Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unfurls the National Flag at the ramparts of the Red Fort on 74th Independence Day.
Where does the Prime Minister host the Independence Day flag?
On 15 August, the Prime Minister hoists the Indian flag on the ramparts of the historical site of Red Fort in Delhi.
What is meant by flag hoisting?
to raise or lift, especially by some mechanical appliance: to hoist a flag; to hoist the mainsail.
Who is the chief guest of Independence Day 2020?
2020 Republic Day parade: Chief guest Jair Bolsonaro dubbed as ‘Trump of Tropics’ has history of controversial comments on race, women and homosexuality. Last week, Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s invitation to be the chief guest at the 2020 Republic Day parade.
Is it 71st or 72nd Independence Day?
Laid on the sacrifices of many freedom fighters and celebrated with much dedication, the 74th Independence Day on 15th August is a national holiday when people express their happiness by flying kites, listening patriotic songs and hoisting national flag.
Who hoisted the first national flag after independence?
Annie Besant and Lokmanya Tilak hoisted it during the Home rule movement. This flag had five red and four green horizontal strips arranged alternately, with seven stars in the saptarishi configuration super-imposed on them. In the left-hand top corner (the pole end) was the Union Jack.