The Indian tricolour was designed by Pingali Venkayya, who was a freedom fighter and was a follower of Mahatma Gandhi. While Pingali Venkayya designed the tricolour, on his design, the Indian flag is based.
Who designed Indian flag first?
Venkayya met Gandhi there at the Victoria Museum and presented a rudimentary design of the Swaraj Flag on a Khadi bunting. It consisted of two red and green bands to symbolise Hindus and Muslims, respectively – the two major religious communities in the country at that time – and the charkha represented Swaraj.
Who is our flag designer?
Flag of India
|Adopted||22 July 1947|
|Design||A horizontal triband of India saffron, white, and India green; charged with a navy blue wheel with 24 spokes in the centre.|
|Designed by||Pingali Venkayya|
Who is called Mother of India?
|Sarojini Naidu (Nightingale of India)||India||Mother of the Nation|
|Dame Whina Cooper||New Zealand||Mother of the Nation|
|Miss. Fatima Jinnah||Pakistan||Mother of the Nation/Leader of Pakistani Women Rights|
|Winnie Madikizela-Mandela||South Africa||Mother of the Nation|
Who was the chairman of National Flag Committee?
IMPORTANT COMMITTEES OF THE CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY AND THEIR CHAIRMEN
|Name of the Committee||Chairman|
|Order of Business Committee||K.M. Munsi|
|Ad hoc Committee on the National Flag||Rajendra Prasad|
|Committee on the Functions of the Constituent Assembly||G.V. Mavalankar|
|States Committee||Jawaharlal Nehru|
Which is our national flag?
The National Flag is a horizontal tricolour of India saffron (kesaria) at the top, white in the middle and India green at the bottom in equal proportion. The ratio of width of the flag to its length is two to three. In the centre of the white band is a navy-blue wheel which represents the chakra.
When was the national flag designed?
The flag of Federal Republic of Nigeria was designed in 1959 and first officially hoisted on 1 October 1960. The flag has three vertical bands of green, white, green.
Flag of Nigeria.
|Adopted||1 October 1960|
|Design||A vertical bicolour triband of green, white and green|
|Designed by||Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi|
Who suggested Ashoka Chakra in Indian flag?
Here’s all you need to know about this national symbol: 1. Writing in his journal, Young India, Mahatma Gandhi first spoke about the need for an Indian flag in 1921. He proposed a flag with the charkha or spinning wheel at the centre.
How many colours are there in Indian flag?
The Indian National Flag, it comprises three colours – saffron, white and green, with the Ashoka Chakra in navy blue colour at the centre. Every colour of the flag represents a certain aspect of the country. Saffron: The topmost colour of the flag indicates the strength and courage of the country.
What is Indian flag code?
The National flag of India is officially described in the Flag Code of India as follows: “The colour of the top panel shall be India saffron (Kesari) and that of the bottom panel shall be India green.
|Flag size||Width and height (mm)||Size of Ashoka Chakra (mm)|
|9||150 × 100||25|