Department of Posts sells more than one crore national flags

Story by  Tripti Nath | Posted by  Tripti Nath • 1 Years ago
National flag of India
National flag of India


New Delhi

Department of Posts has sold more than one crore National Flags, through Post offices as well as online, to citizens within ten days.

According to the Ministry of Communications, the Department of Posts with its omnipresent network of 1.5 lakh Post Offices, has taken “Har Ghar Tiranga” Programme to every citizen of the country.  These Flags have been sold by the Department at a very economical price of Rs. 25/- . For online sale, the Department has provided free doorstep delivery to any address across the country; more than 1.75 Lakh flags have been purchased online by the citizens through the ePost Office facility.


The 4.2 lakh strong Postal employees across the country have enthusiastically propagated the message of “Har Ghar Tiranga” in cities, towns and villages, in border areas, in LWE Districts, and  in mountainous & Tribal areas. Through Prabhat Pheris, Bike  Rally and Choupals sabhas, India Post has taken the message of “Har Ghar Tiranga” to every section of the society. Social Media tools like twitter and facebook have also been extensively used for spreading the message of the programme among digitally connected citizens.

The sale of the National Flag through Post Offices is open till 15 August 2022. Citizens can walk in, to the nearest Post Offices or visit the epost office ( and obtain their National Flag and become a part of “Har Ghar Tiranga” campaign. Citizens can also take a selfie with the Flag and upload it on and register their participation in the largest celebration of New India.