A number of days in the past, Union Tourism and Tradition Minister Prahlad Patel wrote to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, accusing him of utilizing the nationwide flag as a “ornament” throughout televised media addresses.
In a letter to Kejriwal, the Union minister had alleged that the flag seen behind the chief minister throughout his press briefings seems to be in violation of the flag code. “It seems that the nationwide flag has been used for adornment. The white portion within the centre seems to have been lowered and the inexperienced portion added to it, which isn’t in tune with provisions of the Indian Flag Code specified by the Ministry of House Affairs,” Patel wrote within the letter.
“I don’t count on such an act, knowingly or unknowingly, from the honourable chief minister,” he stated within the letter, a duplicate of which was additionally despatched to Delhi Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal.
On Saturday afternoon, as Kejriwal aired one other deal with on the unlocking proceedings in Delhi, Patel remarked that the CM has “rectified his mistake”. “Right now, the flags proven within the background in his press convention have been the appropriate ones,” stated the minister in an announcement on Saturday night.
Patel additionally stated that “had Kejriwal accepted his mistake, that may have been his the Aristocracy, and he hopes Kejriwal will suppose on it”.