He stated the state authorities has left no stone unturned to make the “Har Ghar Tiranga” motion a grand success in Assam.
“The honest value retailers, which distribute meals objects, will make the tricolour obtainable just for Rs 18. However the self-help teams (SHGs) have made greater flags that will price Rs 100 or Rs 150 and we enchantment to the federal government and industrial organisations to purchase these by means of SHGs. Folks, who can not pay extra, will purchase from the honest value retailers,” stated Sarma.
He has urged the SHGs of the state to supply round 30 lakh “Tirangas”. “It is extremely encouraging that the SHGs have already been capable of promote greater than 10 lakh flags in Assam,” Sarma added. He stated the state authorities has determined to purchase 50 lakh nationwide flags from the Union textile ministry.
Sarma urged folks to switch their profile image on social media accounts with the picture of the tricolour. Sarma on Sunday launched the video of the theme tune of “Har Ghar Tiranga” on the event, the place a number of famend singers, artistes and main personalities of the state performed a task.
From August 2 to 13, PM Narendra Modi has appealed to create mass consciousness on “Har Ghar Tiranga” initiative. Sarma stated his authorities has appealed to the tea backyard house owners to present one flag to every employee. The mall house owners have additionally been requested to present one flag every to their employees, he knowledgeable. Like New Yr greetings, we are able to present a tricolour to one another on varied events earlier than August 15 to make it a folks’s motion,” Sarma added.
Twenty-two lakh households, getting month-to-month monetary advantages underneath Orunodoi scheme, will get Rs 18 additional in August to purchase the nationwide flag. “On the tenth day of each month, we disburse Rs 1,000 to every of twenty-two lakh households. In August, they are going to get Rs 1,018 – Rs 18 extra to purchase a flag,” he stated.