The East Coast Railway (ECoR) zone of Indian Railways, headquartered in the city of Bhubaneswar, has decided to install monumental national flags or the Indian tricolor at the top of 100 feet poles at as many as 26 of its railways stations across the zone.
These flags will be installed in the current fiscal year and is an initiative to instil patriotism in passengers, according to a recent PTI report. The decision to install the monumental national flags at Indian Railways stations in the district headquarters, historical places as well as the tourist destinations was taken according to the directions given by the Railway Ministry.
According to the report, the monumental national flags on the top of 100 feet poles have already been installed at Bhubaneswar and Visakhapatnam railway stations. Additionally, more flags have been proposed at the Khurda Road Read more
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