Kasturchand Park To Be Adorned With A 200-ft Tall Tiranga, Gadkari Performs Bhoomipujan

Does this mean better days for the neglected KP grounds?

kasturchand park, nagpur, flag, tiranga, nitin gadkari, tallest flag at KP Nagpur, KP flag In Nagpur, Tallest Tiranga In Nagpur, Nagpur's Tallest National Flag, Mayor Pravin Datke, MP Vijay Darda
Reacho_Header

The Nagpur Municipal Corporation has joined hands with the Lokmat Group to erect a 200-feet tall Tricolour flagpole at Kasturchand Park. Union Minister for Transport and Shipping, Nitin Gadkari performed the Bhoomipujan for the same on Friday, in the presence of Mayor Pravin Datke and former MP Vijay Darda.

kasturchand park, nagpur, flag, tiranga, nitin gadkari, tallest flag at KP Nagpur, KP flag In Nagpur, Tallest Tiranga In Nagpur, Nagpur's Tallest National Flag, Mayor Pravin Datke, MP Vijay Darda

Source: panoramio

The flag, measuring 90 feet by 60 feet, will be comparable in dimensions to the flag at Connaught Place in New Delhi, which was the largest flag in India until this year, when it lost the top spot to the flag at Sanjeevaiah Park in Hyderabad.

The decision, however, is also facing some criticism, owing to the deplorable condition of the ground at present. The ground, along with the memorial constructed in the centre, is a haven for homeless peddlers and also double up as an illegal parking space.

We can only hope that with the construction of this flagpole, the vicinity will also be beautified, maintained and the Tiranga will soon be unfurled in premises that accord it due honour!

Information Source: business-standard

Title image: offshorewind

Like our page on Facebook.
You can also download Reacho app on Android or iOS to get interesting stories at your fingertips.


Like our facebook page to stay updated. You can also download Reacho app on Android or iOS to get interesting stories at your fingertips.

News Entertainment Food Travel World Events Nagpur Pune Reacho

Anagha Wankhede (WRITER)

Potterhead, gourmand, culture junkie, INTJ. Aspires to be Lady Olenna Tyrell. Dreams of getting paid for travelling, eating and watching TV series all day. Presently settled for writing about it.

Reacho_Body