500 national flags will be installed in every district of Delhi
On the 75th anniversary of the country’s independence, the Delhi government, led by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, unveiled a “Deshbhakti Budget” of Rs 69 thousand crore for the fiscal year 2021-22.
To commemorate the 75th anniversary of India’s independence, the Government of Delhi’s Public Works Department decided to install massive Tirangas at 75 different locations throughout the city. These tricolours will be flown proudly at a height of 115 feet in the air. This is the first phase of the Delhi government’s National Flag Project. Aside from that, at a cost of Rs 104 crores, a total of 500 flags will be installed in each district of Delhi.
List of sites where the flags have been installed:
Five such flags were unfurled on Independence Day in 2021, in East Kidwai Nagar, Patparganj, Shakur Basti, Kalkaji and Dwarka. A total of 75 flags were further inaugurated today. These flags have been installed at — Delhi Govt. Officers Flat, Haiderpur; Govt. Co-Ed Sr. Secondary School, Saraswati Vihar; Keshav Mahavidyalaya, Pitampura; Sarvodaya Co-ed Sr. Secondary School ZP Block, Pitampura; Timarpur Crossing, BD Estate; GTB Police Chowki, Kingsway Camp; Model Town Metro Station; Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya, Kakrola Road; Integrated Institute of Technology, Dwarka; Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya, B-3 Jwala Heri, Paschim Vihar; Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya, Rohini; Sarvodaya Sr. Secondary School, Sector-7, Rohini; Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, Rohini; Sunder Vihar, Near Radisson Hotel, Paschim Vihar; Pitampura Outer Ring Road, near Madhuban Chowk; Indira Gandhi Hospital, Dwarka; Dabri Mod, Ambedkar Chowk; Palam Dabri Marg, Dabri; Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya, Madipur, Rohini Sec 9; Senior Secondary School, A-6 Block, Paschim Vihar; Vikaspuri, Near Flyover Pillar no. 10; Dwarka Court; B Block Ramesh Nagar; Block C, Naraina, Beside Naraina flyover, Ring Rd; Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Near BRO Headquarter, Ring Road; Roop Nagar Chowk; Ambedkar Park, Jahangirpuri; Mall Road, Gol Chakkar, Near Azadpur Metro Station; Rajghat; IP Estate, Near Indian Oil Petrol Pump; Near Monastery Market, Civil Lines; Shantivan; Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya, East Vinod Nagar, Mayur Vihar; Mayur Vihar Ph 2 near Canara Bank; Opposite Akshardham Mandir, Near Yamuna Bank; School of Excellence, Khichripur, Mayur Vihar; Indira Gandhi Stadium, ITO; Signature Bridge; Ring Road, Swasthya Vihar, Laxmi Nagar; Apsara Border Parmanand Special Surgery Hospital, Yamuna Bazaar; Vidhan Sabha; Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya, Tughlakabad; Senior Secondary School, Badarpur; Senior Secondary School, Mohan Cooperative Industrial Estate, Badarpur; GBSS, Madanpur Khadar; Kalkaji Mandir, Kalkaji; Dhaula Kuan Enclave 2 Delhi Cantt; Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Dhaula Kuan; Nelson Mandela Marg; PWD Park Sheikh Sarai; AIIMS Roundabout; Rao Tula Ram Marg Corner, Outer Ring Road; DSOI Dhaula Kuan; Girls Sr. Secondary School, Ambica Vihar Paschim Vihar; Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya Jwalapuri, Paschim Vihar; Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya, Nikhil Vihar, Nangloi; Sr. Secondary School, JJ Colony, Nangloi; Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya, Adhyapak Nagar, Ranhola; Mukandpur Gol Chakkar (Ring Road); Wazirpur Industrial Area, Prem Bari Road; Prem Bari Pul Intersection, Ashok Vihar; Rajiv Gandhi Stadium; Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya Nangloi Sultanpuri Road; Sarvodaya Vidyalaya, Nilothi Extn, Nangloi; Pillar no 102 Dhaula Kuan; Ghumanhera Bus Stand, Jhuljhuli; Darulla Border; Hasan Pur, Najafgarh; Khaira Village, Devtawala Mandir; Pandwalan Kalan, Najafgarh, Dwarka; Najafgarh Dauralla Rd. Kharkhari Nahar; Dhansa Bus Stand Najafgarh; Mitraon Village, Najafgarh; Jharoda Border, Najafgarh Bahadurgarh Road.