Itanagar, Aug 13: A mass rally with a 300ft long Tricolor was organized at Seppa town of East Kameng in Arunachal Pradesh to mark the 75th Independence Day. The event was attended by the students, ITBP & police personnel, and DA officials. The rally was organized as part of the Har Ghar Tiranga campaign.
Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu shared a glimpse of the massive rally on Twitter and quoted that “mazing enthusiasm for #HarGharTiranga campaign! Seppa town in #EastKameng Dist painted in hues of patriotism with 300 feet tricolor on foot march and chants of Vande Mataram.”
Amazing enthusiasm for #HarGharTiranga campaign!
Seppa town in #EastKameng Dist painted in hues of patriotism with 300 feet tricolour on foot march and chants of Vande Mataram.@PMOIndia @HMOIndia pic.twitter.com/0FDj4qJjcW
— Pema Khandu པདྨ་མཁའ་འགྲོ་། (@PemaKhanduBJP) August 13, 2022
DC of East Kameng also took part in the event. The event was organized under the leadership of Hon’ble Minister Sh. Mama Natung and HMLA Sh. Tapuk Taku for the historic rally with 300ft long Tiranga in Seppa, East Kameng District.
Students, ITBP, Administration & Police join hands under the leadership of Hon’ble Minister Sh. Mama Natung and HMLA Sh. Tapuk Taku for the historic rally with 300ft long Tiranga in Seppa, East Kameng District #AzadiKaAmritMahotsav #HarGharTiranga pic.twitter.com/kovi1bWhp0
— DC East Kameng (@dcseppa) August 12, 2022
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the people of India to hoist the tricolor at their homes between 13th and 15th August to celebrate the 75th Independence Day.
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In a tweet on July 22, PM Modi wrote: “This year, when we are marking Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, let us strengthen the Har Ghar Tiranga Movement. Hoist the Tricolour or display it in your homes between 13th and 15th August. This movement will deepen our connection with the national flag.”
Last month, Prime Minister Modi launched the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga‘ campaign to encourage people to bring the Tiranga home and hoist it to mark the 75th year of India’s independence. The idea behind the initiative is to invoke the feeling of patriotism in the hearts of the people and to celebrate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, the Ministry of Culture said.
Since the launch of the campaign, the Centre has taken various steps to ensure the supply of flags across India. All Post Offices in the country are selling flags. In addition, the state governments have also tied up with various stakeholders for the supply and sale of flags. The central government has also tied up with various e-commerce websites and self-help groups to supply the flags.