New Delhi: Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) will distribute 75,000 Indian national flags to employees and citizens residing in the vicinity of its offices as part of 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign, a government's initiative to commemorate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (India@75) celebrations.
HAL plans to take up various activities like displaying of banners, posters, walkathons and rallies in the vicinity of its Division, offices and townships to encourage its employees to hoist the national flag as per the 'National Flag Code' at their homes from August 13 to August 15. The employees will also be encouraged to 'Pin a Flag' virtually and upload 'Selfies with the National Flag' on the 'Har Ghar Tiranga' portal.
HAL's Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) CB Ananthakrishnan said, "This is a proud moment for all of us as we celebrate the 75th year of Indian independence in a grand manner instilling the feeling of patriotism".
Various cultural events and competitions like quiz and group discussions will be held on the theme of Independence and the Indian National Flag at HAL schools, Divisions and local areas during Independence week (11- 17 August).