Har Ghar Tiranga Abhiyan 2022 Highlights: The government of India’s ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign has lit up the streets of India with the theme of tricolour on the occasion of the country completing 75 years of independence. To mark the occasion, soldiers at Siachen hoisted the National Flag at the highest battlefield in the world, ANI reported. The national flag was also seen unfurling at the top of clock tower at Srinagar, Kashmir.
For the past 2-3 days, social media influencers have been spreading the word about the do’s and dont’s on hoisting the national flag. A number of monuments including Sher Shah Suri’s Tomb in Bihar to Qutub Minar in Delhi, a large number of ASI monuments across India have been lit up in tri-colour theme as part of the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ movement. Delhi’s India Gate, Mumbai’s chhatarapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, Bogibeel bridge in Dibrugarh and Vijaywada railway station in Andhra Pradesh were also seen displaying the tricolour on Sunday night.
On the eve of India’s Independence Day, President Droupadi Murmu addressed the nation and said, “We Indians proved skeptics wrong. Democracy not only grew roots in this soil, it was enriched too.” She also said that India helped the world discover true potential of democracy. She also said that in celebrating Independence Day, we celebrate our ‘Bharatiyata’.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi too extended his greetings to the countrymen via twitter on Monday morning.
Many dignitaries and students created a Guinness World Record on Saturday by forming the world’s largest human formation of a waving national flag in Chandigarh. The record was achieved by Chandigarh University and NID Foundation reportedly with the participation of 5,885 people.
BJP leaders including Union ministers participated in ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign across the country as the three-day exercise began on Saturday to mark India’s 75th year of independence. ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ is being run ahead of August 15th when the nation will celebrate its 75th Independence Day. It follows an emotional appeal by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 22 last month. The idea behind the campaign is to connect with the masses and infuse a sense of nationalism and patriotism. In a series of tweets last month, PM Modi had urged everyone to hoist the national flag from their homes.
National Conference president and Lok Sabha member from Srinagar Farooq Abdullah on Monday hoisted the national flag at his residence on the high security Gupkar Road here to celebrate the country's 76th Independence Day, reported PTI. Abdullah, who had tested COVID positive last week, unfurled the national flag at a function that was attended by his staff and security personnel. Addressing the gathering, Abdullah said while the nation has come a long way from the time it got independence, there were challenges before it even now.
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Indians across the world on Monday enthusiastically celebrated the 75th anniversary of India's Independence by hoisting the tricolour and singing the national anthem and patriotic songs at the country's missions, a PTI report said. The report further said that India's Ambassador to China Pradeep Kumar Rawat hoisted the tricolour at the Indian Embassy. A large number of Beijing-based Indian diaspora attended the colourful event. After the flag hoisting, Rawat read out President Droupadi Murmu's address to the nation.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said public response to his government's 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign is an indication of the revival of the country's collective conscience and its strength, which even “big socialists and experts of social science” cannot imagine. Addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 76th Independence Day, he said the revival of this collective conscience has given “a new strength” to the country. “In the last few days, we saw and experienced a new force that was the renaissance of collective conscience. Till August 10, people perhaps would not even be knowing that such kind of strength exists in the country,” the prime minister said. “The way the country has been on a tiranga yatra with tricolour in hands for the last three days, even big socialists and experts of social science perhaps can not imagine the kind of strength that my country has. But the tricolour flag showed it, he said. (PTI)
Congress leader Ambika Soni hoists the national flag at AICC headquarters in Delhi, reported news agency ANI.
'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign is an example of the entire nation coming together to celebrate the spirit of our glorious country, says PM Modi in his I-day speech.
PM Modi had tweeted, “Overjoyed and proud of the amazing response to the #harghartiranga movement. We are seeing record participation from people across different walks of life. This is a great way to mark Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. Do also share your photo with the Tiranga on https://harghartiranga.com
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee on Sunday objected to lighting up the 'minar-e-fateh' in tricolour lights, calling it an “act of playing with Sikh sentiments”. PTI
'Tiranga' rallies were held in several parts of Madhya Pradesh on Sunday on the eve of Independence Day. While Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and state Home Minister Narottam Mishra flagged off a rally of police personnel, including women, state Medical Education Minister Vishvas Sarang held a rally in Bhopal's Upper Lake with 75 boats adorned with the Tricolour. PTI
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said with the initiative of installing 500 high-mast national flags across the national capital, Delhi has become the “City of Tricolours”. He was addressing thousands of students at an event to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India's independence at Thyagaraj Stadium. – PTI
Hundreds of students in Bihar's Buxar district on Sunday formed a human chain shaped like India's map with 75 metres in length, a feat that earned them a place in record books. The event took place at M P High School in Buxar, with Union Minister Ashwini Choubey and mountaineer Santosh Yadav, the first woman to scale Mt Everest twice, in attendance. – PTI
People are celebrating the 75th year of Independence… We've installed national flags at 500 places in the national capital and due to this Delhi has become the city of tricolours. Today we distributed tricolours to 25 lakh children: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (ANI)
Three union ministers and Delhi Lieutenant Governor on Sunday participated in an early morning walk with 10,000 NDMC school students to celebrate the ongoing 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign, an official statement said. The 'Prabhat Pheri' began from Janpath Radial and culminated at the National War Memorial at India Gate to celebrate the campaign under 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' to mark 75 years of India's independence. Union Ministers Piyush Goyal, Smriti Irani and Meenakshi Lekhi attended the event. Delhi LG Vinai Kumar Saxena, Chairman New Delhi Municipal Corporation Ashwani Kumar, members of NDMC Kuljeet Singh Chahal and Vishakha Sailani also participated in the march. (PTI)
ITC has also contributed to the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign through a corporate film, which salutes and celebrates the glorious contributions of India’s freedom fighters. The Film features children who have portrayed famous freedom fighters such as Bhagat Singh, Rani Lakshmi Bai, Lala Lajpat Rai, Ashfaqulla Khan, Chandra Shekhar Azad, and Subhas Chandra Bose, exhibiting the joy and pride of hoisting the national flag. The film also reminds every Indian to bring home the beloved Tiranga and remember the countless heroes who fought for India’s Independence.
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Students, teachers and officials of Jamia Millia Islamia here took out a Tiranga rally to commemorate 75th Independence Day. The rally was flagged off by Vice Chancellor Prof. Najma Akhtar at the VC Office lawns as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. – PTI
Buildings lit in hues of the national flag, people hoisting ‘tiranga' atop their homes and vehicles, children carrying tiranga-inspired merchandise—the national capital has turned into a sea of tricolour ahead of the 75th Independence Day celebrations. – PTI
Mumbai's Dabbawala took out a bicycle Tiranga rally outside Andheri railway station
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother Hiraba, who entered the 100th year of her life in June this year, on Saturday distributed national flags to children at her residence on the outskirts of Gandhinagar city in Gujarat. – PTI
Women hold tiranga rally on the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir organized by the district administration
A man was arrested here for allegedly hoisting Pakistan's national flag at his house, police said on Saturday. Additional Superintendent of Police Ritesh Kumar Singh, “The flag was hoisted at a house in Vedupar Mustaquil village under the Tariya Sujan police station area of the district on Friday around 11 am.” He added that the flag was removed as soon as police got information about it. “The arrested accused is Salman (21). A case has been registered against Salman and his aunt Shahnaz (22), who made the flag. Apart from this, Imran's cousin Imran will be booked under the Juvenile Justice Act for helping Salman in hoisting the flag,” he added. (PTI)