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World’s largest Khadi national flag unveiled in Leh

World’s largest Khadi national flag unveiled in Leh

Leh:  India unfurled the world’s largest ‘Khadi national flag’ on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti.

The flag, measuring a length and width of 225 feet and 150 feet respectively, and weighing 1,000 kilogram, was unfurled in Leh.

World’s largest Khadi national flag unveiled in Leh

Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh, R K Mathur, on Saturday inaugurated the Tiranga made of Khadi on Saturday.

The unveiling of the flag coincided with the birth anniversary of the ‘Father of the Nation,’ Mahatma Gandhi, with whom Khadi is synonymous.

Army Chief General M M Naravane was also present for the unveiling.