The Flag Code of India, 2002, took effect from 26 January 2002 and superseded the “Flag Code-India” as it existed earlier.
Who gets Indian flag at funeral?
Use of flag in funerals
“Apart from police and armed forces, state funerals are held when people who are holding or have held office of President, Vice-President, Prime Minister, Cabinet Minister, Chief Minister pass away.
Who invented India?
Portuguese explorer Vasco de Gama becomes the first European to reach India via the Atlantic Ocean when he arrives at Calicut on the Malabar Coast. Da Gama sailed from Lisbon, Portugal, in July 1497, rounded the Cape of Good Hope, and anchored at Malindi on the east coast of Africa.
What is the flag Code of India?
Some important Indian flag codes you must know:
1.The Indian national flag should be made of hand-spun and handwoven khadi silk/wool/cotton, having three rectangular panels of saffron(Kesari), white with a wheel at the centre having 24 spokes and green colour at the bottom.
Who created the flag of Pakistan?
What does the 3 colors of the flag mean?
According to custom and tradition, white signifies purity and innocence; red, hardiness and valor; and blue signifies vigilance, perseverance, and justice.
Which state of India has its own flag?
The state of Jammu and Kashmir had an officially recognised state flag between 1952 and 2019 under the special status granted to the state by Article 370 of the Constitution of India. The flag was red with a plough in the centre. The red background stood for labour and the plough stood for agriculture.